|Award(s):||Nobel Prize in Literature (1962)|
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Unburdened by the material necessities of the more fortunate, the denizens of Cannery Row discover rewards unknown in more traditional society. Henry the painter sorts through junk lots for pieces of wood to incorporate into the boat he is building, while the girls from Dora Flood’s bordello venture out now and then to enjoy a bit of sunshine. Lee Chong stocks his grocery with almost anything a...
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Pleasant but not excellent.
Jun 20th, 2019
Love Steinbeck...not my favorite. Read it on a trip to Monterey!
Jan 5th, 2018
Another good (but not great) book from Steinbeck!
Jun 4th, 2016
Sep 7th, 2015
Not bad, a bit weird in places, but overall a pretty good book.
Oct 19th, 2014
Jul 25th, 2014
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