S: The Pearl
1: Janis Jordan 5th Period Mrs. Crew October 27, 2009
2: Setting of the pearl The setting is in the late 19 Century in Lapaz.
3: Kino Kino is a young man. He has a thin mustache. He wears sandals. He has bright eyes and black hair that hangs over his brown face.
4: Juana Juana has dark eyes. She has bare feet and she wears a long old blue skirt. Her hair is braided long and black. She wears a blue head shawl over her nose back and breast.
5: Coyitito The only fact about coyitito is that he is a indian baby.
6: Chapter 1 Summary Kino awakes in the brush house. His wife Juana cleans the house every morning. Coyotito, his son was stung by a scorpion and it became a big deal. Juana decides to go to the selfish doctor. This was different. When they got to the doctor's house they were denied. Kino then became very angry.
7: Chapter 2 Summary Kino goes to the beach at the gulf. He gets his old canoe that his grandfather gave him.Juana had sucked out all the poison from Coyitito's arm. Then they were off to find the pearl to pay for the doctor. Kino had discovered the great pearl ever. he then screamed and caused the other men to come toward them.
8: Chapter 3 Summary Kino figures out that he has found the pearl of the world. The people find out and gathers around. Soon after the doctor came over to see the Coyitito. Then doctor then starts to daydream about what he wants to do with the money. Kino became very angry.Kino hides the pearl because he has fear of sdomeone steeling it. Someone came into the house and kino stabed him and the person got away.
9: Chapter 4 Summary Kino goes to sell the pearl to a pear buyer. Juan Thomas then cautioned Kino (his brother) of the pearl buyers. Kino is warned about the pearl being evil.Kino then brings the pearl to a dealer.The dealer try to deny the pearl and say it is not worth anything. That night Kino was attacted.
10: Chapter 5 Summary Kino attacked Juanna that night. He fooled her as she was leaving and struck her face and her side.They lost the pearl.Their brush house was burnt down.Kino comes obsessed with the pearl
11: Chapter 6 summary Juana and kino runs away. Coyitio was killed by one of the trackers. The family was in a cave and coyitio was crying. The tracker thought it was a coyoty. Juana and Kino through the pearl back into the ocean for peace.
12: Theme of this story The theme of this story is Do not choose a materialistic thing over safety.
13: The Author The author of this book is John Stienbeck.