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The Red Pony

by John Steinbeck

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The Red Pony Synopsis

Young Jody Tiflin lives on his father's California ranch. He is thrilled when his father gives him a red pony, and later promises him the colt of a bay mare. Both these gifts bring joy to Jodi's life - but tragedy soon follows. As Jodi begins to learn the harsh lessons of life and death, he starts to understand what growing-up and becoming an adult really means.

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'There is no more impressive writer on either side of the Atlantic' Time and Tide

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ISBN: 9780141368962
Publication date: 04/08/2016
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9780141368962
Publication date: 4th August 2016
Author: John Steinbeck
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 144 pages
Genres: NewGen - YA Fiction, Classics, eBook Favourites,
Categories: Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage),

About John Steinbeck

John Steinbeck (1902-68) is remembered as one of the greatest and best-loved American writers of the twentieth century. During the 1930s, his works included The Red Pony, Pastures of Heaven, Tortilla Flat, In Dubious Battle, and Of Mice and Men. The Grapes of Wrath, published in 1939, earned him a Pulitzer Prize. In 1962, he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.

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