When did john steinbeck start writing?

Answer When he was a freshman at Salinas High School in California, in 1915, John Steinbeck's composition teacher singled him out as her prize student. She read his essays out loud in class. Encouraged, S... Read More »

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When did John Steinbeck write The Pearl?

John Steinbeck's The Pearl was written "after the war" and was probably completed in 1944 or 1945. It was originally published in a magazine entitled Women's Home Companion in 1945. It that publica... Read More »

How did John Steinbeck die?

John Steinbeck died of heart failure in his New York City home on Dec. 20, 1968, at age 66. Steinbeck won the 1962 Nobel Prize for Literature and the Pulitzer Prize for "The Grapes of Wrath," a nov... Read More »