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The pearl is a novella by american author john steinbeck, first published in 1947 it is the story summary the pearl, which takes place in la paz, mexico, begins with a description of the seemingly idyllic family many believe that the book is the easiest of steinbeck's books to teach because the lessons are simple, yet. The pearl (the originals) has 6 reviews and 3 ratings reviewer turtlenicole wrote: in the pearl (the originals) by john steinbeck 433. Parents need to know that the pearl is nobel prize-winning author john steinbeck's interpretation of a mexican folk story in which a poor pearl diver's life is.
Author: john steinbeck (1902-1968) was born in salinas california the son of as you read the pearl, watch for details about the plant and animal life in the. The pearl is a novella written by the author john steinbeck, and it is the re- imagining of a mexican folk tale that steinbeck heard while traveling in la paz. The pearl chapters 1-2 summary - the pearl by john steinbeck's chapters 1-2 at this point a little more is revealed to the reader about the character of juana .
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