The Grapes of Wrath & Four Other Links

Grapes of Wrath First Edition

Here are some links to interesting articles:

1.  Abebooks on the 75th anniversary of the publication of John Steinbeck’s The Grapes of Wrath.

2.  Daniel Lefferts writes at Bookish about “The Brokest Fictional Characters: Charlie Bucket, Katniss Everdeen, and More.”

3.  Elmear McBride reviews Agota Christoff’s The Notebook and The Illiterate at TLS.

4.  Michael Dirda writes about the great American novel at VQR

5.  Tracie McMillan writes about organic food and the poor (Common Dreams).

2 thoughts on “The Grapes of Wrath & Four Other Links

  1. I should reread it, Tony. I read it in high school. My hs teachers knew only two writers, as I tell my husband: Shakespeare and Steinbeck. Every year we had to read something by both of them. (Nothing will ever make me reread The Pearl.)

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