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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 41. Chapters: Of Mice and Men, The Whalestoe Letters, The Old Man and the Sea, The Pearl, Tales of Dunk and Egg, Billy Budd, The Turn of the Screw, Empire Star, A River Runs Through It, Black Water, Three Lives, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Daisy Miller, Futility, or the Wreck of the Titan, Burning Bright, The Optimist's Daughter, The Moon Is Down, The Grass Harp, Missile Gap, The Right to Arm Bears, Get Out of My Sky, Lord John and the Haunted Soldier, Secret Window, Secret Garden, The Torrents of Spring, The Snow Goose, Bloodstained Oz, Trout Fishing in America, The Custom of the Army, The Curse of Capistrano, Shopgirl, The Kin of Ata are Waiting for You, Timbuktu, Demon's Delight, Labour, Chaotic, Lord John and the Hellfire Club, Blade Runner, Black Cocktail, Lost Laysen, Seize the Day, The Princess Diaries, Volume VI and 1/2: The Princess Present, The Princess Diaries, Volume IV and 1/2: Project Princess, A Theft, The Robber Bridegroom, The Grass-Cutting Sword, Rabbit Remembered, Portrait of Jennie, Beasts, Lord John and the Hand of Devils, The Touchstone, Orpheus Emerged. Excerpt: Of Mice and Men is a novella written by Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck. Published in 1937, it tells the tragic story of George Milton and Lennie Small, two displaced migrant ranch workers during the Great Depression in California. Based on Steinbeck's own experiences as a bindlestiff in the 1920s (before the arrival of the Okies he would vividly describe in The Grapes of Wrath), the title is taken from Robert Burns' poem "To a Mouse," which read: "The best laid schemes o' mice an' men / Gang aft agley." (The best laid schemes of mice and men / Go oft awry.) Required reading in many schools, Of Mice and Men has been a frequent target of censors for vulgarity and what some consider offensive language; consequently, it appears on the American...