The papers all said he was a fiend. I read all the papers. That's what they all said.'
One of America's greatest writers explores mob violence, voyeurism and betrayal in these unforgettable tales of Californian life.
John Steinbeck (1902-68) is remembered as one of the greatest and best-loved American writers of the twentieth century. During the 1930s, his works included The Red Pony, Pastures of Heaven, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, and Of Mice and Men. The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939, earned him a Pulitzer Prize. In 1962, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.