The winter of our discontent
by
 
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

Title
The winter of our discontent

Author
Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

ISBN
9780143039488

Publication Information
New York : Penguin Books, 2008.

Physical Description
xxxiii, 291 p. ; 20 cm.

Contents
Introduction / Susan Shillinglaw -- Suggestions for further reading -- Winter Of Our Discontent -- Explanatory notes.

Abstract
Ethan Allen Hawley, the protagonist of the novel, works as a clerk in a grocery store that his family once owned. With the decline in their status, his wife is restless, and his teenage children are hungry for the tantalizing material comforts he cannot provide. Then one day, in a moment of moral crisis, Ethan decides to take a holiday from his own scrupulous standards.

Program Information
Reading Counts RC High School 9 16 Quiz: 12721 Guided reading level: NR.
 
Accelerated Reader AR UG 4.4 13.0 58711.

Subject Term
Grocery trade -- Employees -- Fiction.
 
Conduct of life -- Fiction.

Added Author
Shillinglaw, Susan.

Electronic Access
Table of contents only http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0817/2008018574.html
 
Contributor biographical information http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0901/2008018574-b.html
 
Publisher description http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0901/2008018574-d.html

Reading Level JCPL
770LEXILE.

Series
Penguin classics.

Target Audience Note
770 Lexile.

Format
Book


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookSTEI32530608155725Main JCPLAdult Fiction Area