John Steinbeck Quiz
Terms in this set (18)
What was the first book he wrote published in 1929?
Cup of Gold
What did he write in the 30's?
Stories about the working poor.
What did he write in 1932?
Pastures of Heaven
What did he write in 1935?
What did he write in 1936?
What did he write in 1937?
Of Mice and Men
What did he write in 1939?
Grapes of Wrath
What did he write in 1962?
Travels with Charley
What was his last book published in 1976?
The Acts of King Arthur and His Noble Knights
How and when did he die?
1968, heart failure
When did he win the Nobel Prize?
When and what did he win the Pulitzer Prize for?
1940 Grapes of Wraith
Where and where was he born?
Where did he attend college?
What did he work as before an author?
a fruit picker and a ranch hand
What was the setting of Mice and Men?
Salinas California, campsite near Salinas river, then later on a ranch
What were the 2 themes of Mice and Men?
value of a dream because it kept peoples hopes up, and the price of loneliness because it causes depression
What is a prize winner of a Nobel?