S: The Pearl
BC: The moral of the story is to not get caught up in what you have because money doesn't buy happiness. | Moral
FC: The Pearl by john steinbeck
1: Luke Todd Mrs. Crew 2nd Period November 1, 2010
3: John Steinbeck was born in California in 1902. He was raised five miles from the coast. in 1919 he want to Stanford University . He left in 1925 without taking a degree. He worked as a journalist for five years in New York. He went on to write many books. He won the Nobel Prize in 1962 ,and passed away in 1968.
6: Kino was the husband of Juana, and the father of Coyotito. he was strong with a mustache and hair that goes over his eyes. | Juana is the wife of Kino, and the mother of Coyotito. shes quiet but she is strong.
7: The doctor is fat. He is racist against Kino's race. he is also very wealthy. | Coyotito is the son of Juana and Kino. he is less than a year old.
8: Chapter 1 | In chapter one Coyotito gets stung by a scorpion. Kino gets very angry about it. They travel to the rich part of the city to go to the doctor, but the doctor wouldnt treat the baby because he was racist against his race. the doctor refered to them as animals. Kino was very mad about this.
9: In chapter two Kino looks for a pearl to pay for Coyotito's treatment. Juana prays that he will find one. He goes to the bottom and finds the pearl of the world, and is very happy. | Chapter 2
10: In chapter three the doctor comes to the house to treat Coyotito. The doctor really wants the pearl. He gives the excuse that his eyelids have veins in them so he would get sick. He gives the baby a medicine that would make him sick. If they wouldnt give the pearl to him he would steal it anyways. | Chapter 3
11: Chapter 4 | In chapter four Kino goes to sell the pearl, but the pearl buyers try to fix the price. Kino refuses to sell it because he knows its worth more.
12: In chapter five Juana tries to steal the pearl and get rid of it. Kino gets very angry and beats her up, but she forgives him anyways. Kino was attacked by a man and killed him so they had to run. | Chapter 5
13: Chapter 6 | In chapter six the baby is killed because Kino and a tracker were fighting and he was accidentally shot. After that they decided they had to get rid of the pearl so they threw it into the ocean.