STEINBECK, John

The Pearl

From an early age, Steinbeck showed a rebelliousness and opposition to the traditional way of life. To please his parents, he studied at Stanford University. However, after a while he preferred to pick...

The Crysanthemums

Set up in a very beautiful place, the novel is centered on Elisa, Henry Allen’s wife. She has a strong personality which is ignored by her husband. Besides looking after her house and flowers with a lot of...

El pony rojo

These four stories were published in 1933, speaking trough the eyes of a boy, Jody, who faces the tough reality while growing: topics like death, aging, the lack of the sensibility of the grown-ups... are...