Of Mice & Men

By: John Steinbeck

Novel Summary

Two workers, George and Lennie, have been dropped off at a bus stop miles away from their new job location. Lennie is George's companion and is his responsibilty . The two settle down for camp near a river the night before heading off the to work the next morning, and George expresses his aggrivation towards Lennie. As the story goes on we figure out Lennie has a mild mental disorder and cant comprehend information. The story shows that George stuggles to move on in life while lugging Lennie around. Evenrually Lennie pokes at George enough to point him over the edge of finally killing Lennie.

Theme Analysis

Of Mice & Men teaches a lession of a natural incounter with life of being alone. Every character express a moment in life when they were alone or are alone.

"Maybe everybody in the whole damn world is scared of each other. "

Author description

John Steinbeck

February 27, 1902 - December 20, 1968

An American author of over twenty books and was born in New York

hes a novelist and story writer

Of Mice and Men Official Trailer #1 - John Malkovich Movie (1992) HD