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    • Kelly Buch

      "Try to understand men. If you understand each other you will be kind to each other. Knowing a man well never leads to hate and almost always leads to love." (John Steinbeck) #steinbeck #johnsteinbeck

    • Kathleen Eberle

      nypl: Happy 112th Birthday to John Steinbeck, American writer and author of literature favorites like The Grapes of Wrath, East of Eden, and Of Mice and Men! This photo of him comes from our Berg Collection located in the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building. Step into one of our NYPL branches and check out a book on or about John Steinbeck.

    • Katherine Willard

      Some of my favorite books are written by him - he truly understood the beauty of California! John Steinbeck (American, 1902–1968), writer of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath.

    • art sammyss

      John Steinbeck (American, 1902–1968), writer of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath, gives writing tips during his interview in the Fall 1975 issue of The Paris Review. Here is the first. “Abandon the idea that you are ever going to finish. Lose track of the 400 pages and write just one page for each day, it helps. Then when it gets finished, you are always surprised.”

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      John Steinbeck's 6 Tips on Writing “The formula seems to lie solely in the aching urge of the writer to convey something he feels important to the reader”

    • Casey Marie

      I respect the writer, but did not enjoy "Of Mice and Men" Six Tips on Writing from John Steinbeck.

    • di ana

      John Ernst Steinbeck, Jr. (February 27, 1902 – December 20, 1968) was an American writer. He is widely known for the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel The Grapes of Wrath (1939) and East of Eden (1952) and the novella Of Mice and Men (1937). As the author of twenty-seven books, including sixteen novels, six non-fiction books and five collections of short stories, Steinbeck received the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1962.

    • Anne Stachura

      (John Steinbeck) on Awesome People Reading Books Blog:

    • Trena Tallas

      John Steinbeck. one of my most favorite authors ever.

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