Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

The book is a tragic tale of two displaced ranch workers during the Great Depression in California. The two main characters, an intelligent but uneducated man and his mentally disabled companion, dream of owning their own piece of land. However, their dreams are thwarted by circumstances beyond their control, leading to a heart-wrenching conclusion. The book explores themes of friendship, dreams, loneliness, and the harsh realities of the American Dream.

The 220th greatest book of all time


Published
1937
Nationality
American
Type
Fiction
Pages
100-200
Words
29,000
Original Language
English

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