S: The Pearl, by John Steinbeck
FC: The Pearl by John Steinbeck
1: Chase Henry Mrs. Crew 1st Period
2: Kino is an Indian man
3: Juana is Kino's wife and Coyotio's mother.
4: Coyotito is Kino and Juana's baby.
5: The doctor is a fat man that refuses to take care of Coyotito until he found out that Kino became rich.
6: Once you get everything you've ever wanted you could lose everything you've ever had.
7: Kino and Juana thought all of their problems would be solved once they found the pearl, but unfortunately it only brought them more trouble. Once people found out about the pearl they started attacking and manipulating Kino.
8: Chapter 1 Summary Coyotito gets stung by a scorpion so Juana tries to get the doctor to take care of him, but he doesn't treat poor Indians.
9: Chapter 2 Summary Kino and Juana went pearl diving, and Kino found the "pearl of the world".
10: Chapter 3 Summary Everyone heard about the pearl, and they planned out how they would be able to get some money from Kino. Kino gets attacked when he is asleep in his house.
11: Chapter 4 Summary Kino tries to sell his pearl in the town, but the buyers are trying to take advantage of him so he decides he will go to the capital to sell it. Kino gets attacked again.
12: Chapter 5 Summary Juana tries to throw the pearl into the sea, but Kino stops her and beats her up. Kino gets attacked and kills a man in self-defense.
13: Chapter 6 Summary Kino leaves La Paz to go to the capital, and to get away from his enemies in the town. He is followed by the trackers into the mountains so he has to make a stand against them. When they are in the mountains Coyotito starts crying, but is mistaken for a coyote so the trackers shoot and kill him. Kino kills all three trackers then him and Juana return to La Paz and throw the pearl back into the sea.
15: John Ernst Steinbeck was born in Salinas, California, on February 27th, 1902 of German and Irish ancestry. After graduating high school in 1919, Steinbeck attended Stanford University. He left Stanford before he graduated in order to pursue his writing carer in New York.