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The pearl

Author: John Steinbeck; Gregory MacElwain
Publisher: [Harmondsworth] : Penguin Books, 2001.
Series: Penguin readers. Classics, American English. Level 3; Penguin books
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Kino finds a pearl big as an egg, the greatest pearl in the world! The pearl can make Kino rich and bring happiness to his poor family. But money can also bring new problems....
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Steinbeck; Gregory MacElwain
ISBN: 0582434688 9780582434684
OCLC Number: 716978706
Description: 55 p. : ill.
Series Title: Penguin readers. Classics, American English. Level 3; Penguin books
Responsibility: John Steinbeck ; retold by Gregory McElwain.

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Kino finds a pearl as large as a seagull's egg which he thinks will save his family from poverty. But the pearl is merely what they think they want instead of what they need. The misfortune it brings  Read more...

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