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by John Steinbeck

Author: John Steinbeck
Subcategory: United States
Language: English
Publisher: William Heinemann Limited (1990)
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.2
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Born in Salinas, California, in 1902, John Steinbeck grew up in a fertile agricultural valley about twenty-five miles from the Pacific Coast - and both valley and coast would serve as settings for some of his best fiction.

Born in Salinas, California, in 1902, John Steinbeck grew up in a fertile agricultural valley about twenty-five miles from the Pacific Coast - and both valley and coast would serve as settings for some of his best fiction. In 1919 he went to Stanford University, where he intermittently enrolled in literature and writing courses until he left in 1925 without taking a degree.

The Red Pony is not, as I stated in the beginning, a book for children, but it is preeminently a book about a child. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1973.

Home John Steinbeck The Red Pony. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11. "It might.

Don't you go blaming that on him," Carl said sternly. If Billy can't save a horse, it can't be saved. Billy's face and arms and chest were dripping red. His body shivered and his teeth chattered. Mrs. Tiflin called, "Make him clean his feet and go to bed, Carl. He'll be sleepy all day tomorrow. It seemed to Jody that he had just closed his eyes to try to go to sleep when he was shaken violently by the shoulder. Billy Buck stood beside him, holding a lantern in his hand. His voice was gone; he spoke in a throaty whisper. And there it is. I had to do it-had t.

The Red Pony by John Steinbeck; (5 ) In this small but mighty Steinbeck book of short stories we get to meet Jody, his ma and pa and the ranch hand, Billy Buck. All four stories are coming of age. In recent years Steinbeck has been elevated to a more prominent status among American writers of his generation. If not quite at the world-class artistic level of a Hemingway or a Faulkner, he is nonetheless read very widely throughout the world by readers of all ages who consider him one of the most "American" of writers. Born in Salinas County, California on February 27, 1902, Steinbeck was of German-Irish parentage.

Самая большая электронная читалка рунета. Поиск книг и журналов. Billy Buck sat down on the steps, because he was a cow hand, and it wouldn't be fitting that he should go first into the 3 John Steinbeck dining-room. Children's Books - Steinbeck, John - The Red Pony (Children's Books). He heard Mr. Tiflin in the house, stamping his feet into his boots. The high jangling note of the triangle put the boy Jody in motion.

He had been to the barn, had thrown rocks at the swallows’ nests under the eaves until every one of the little mud houses broke open and dropped its lining of straw and dirty feathers.

He had been to the barn, had thrown rocks at the swallows’ nests under the eaves until every one of the little mud houses broke open and dropped its lining of straw and dirty feathers nch house he baited a rat trap with stale cheese and set it where Doubletree Mutt, that good big dog, would get his nose snapped. Jody was not moved by an impulse of cruelty; he was bored with the long hot afternoon. Doubletree Mutt put his stupid nose in the trap and got it smacked, and shrieked with agony and limped away with blood on his nostrils.

The Red Pony is an episodic novella written by American writer John Steinbeck in 1933. The first three chapters were published in magazines from 1933–1936, and the full book was published in 1937 by Covici Friede

The Red Pony is an episodic novella written by American writer John Steinbeck in 1933. The first three chapters were published in magazines from 1933–1936, and the full book was published in 1937 by Covici Friede. The stories in the book are tales of a boy named Jody Tiflin. The book has four different stories about Jody and his life on his father's California ranch.

The stories chronicle a young boy’s maturation. In The Gift, the best-known story, young Jody Tiflin is given a red pony by his rancher father. Under ranch hand Billy Buck’s guidance, Jody learns to care for and train his pony, which he names Gabilan. Caught in an unexpected rain, Gabilan catches a cold and, despite Billy Buck’s ministrations, dies. Jody watches the buzzards alight on the body of his beloved pony, and, distraught at his inability to control events, he kills one of them.