S: The Pearl by John Steinbeck
FC: The Pearl By John Steinbeck
1: Project by J. McGee Mrs. Crew 3rd Period November 2, 2010
2: John Steinbeck | John Steinbeck . . (Information about the author). . . . .
4: Setting: Time: Late 19th Century Place La Paz, a small port on the Gulf of California
5: Kino and Juana lived in a Stick Hut in La Paz
6: Kino is a poor Indian pearl diver who lives with his common-law wife in La Paz. He is too poor to afford a proper marriage ceremony. | While diving for pearls, Kino finds "the greatest pearl in the world." | Characters
7: Juana is Kino's wife. When her small son is stung by a scorpion, Juana prays to her people's ancient gods and to the Christian God that Kino will find a pearl so that she can pay a doctor to care for the baby.
10: Chapter 3 Summary Literary Devices
12: Chapter 1 Summary Literary Devices
13: Chapter 2 Summary Literary Devices
15: Chapter 4 Summary Literary Devices
16: Chapter 5 Summary Literary Devices
17: Chapter 6 Summary Literary Devices