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Of Mice and Men

Author: Steinbeck, Mr John

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Published on 23 February 2023 by Penguin Books Ltd (Penguin Classics) in the United Kingdom as part of 'the Little Clothbound Classics' series.

Hardback | 160 pages
117 x 169 x 18 | 184g

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Drifters in search of work, George and his childlike friend Lennie have nothing in the world except the clothes on their back - and a dream that one day they will have some land of their own. Eventually they find work on a ranch in California's Salinas Valley, but their hopes are dashed as Lennie becomes a victim of his own strength. Tackling universal themes of friendship and shared vision, and giving a voice to America's lonely and dispossessed, Of Mice and Men remains Steinbeck's most popular work, achieving success as a novel, Broadway play and three acclaimed films.

'Such a perfect book' - Nick Hornby

Of Mice and Men

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