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Fast Times At Ridgemont High: The Pearl

John Steinbeck’s The Pearl in the 1982 movie Fast Times at Ridgemont High. You can buy the book at Amazon.


Not a Book Review Post

I do not like reading book review posts. I have no interest in someones opinion about a novel. Besides, not everybody likes to read, or your like me who loves to read but hates book review posts. 206 more words

Beloved Books I Happen Not to Love

Below is a list of books I simply did not enjoy reading. That isn’t to say none of them have literary merit or good lines or talented authors, because a number of them do. 401 more words


#33: The Pearl by John Steinbeck (Katarina)

My love for John Steinbeck deepens further after reading The Pearl (1947). Based on a Mexican folk tale, we meet a young couple who live in hut with their infant son. 290 more words


Cesar Millan In-Studio

Cesar Millan Live: Leader of the Pack Tour 2014 hits the Pearl Concert Theater at Palms on Aug 15th and this morning Cesar was in-studio. 79 more words

Mark And Mercedes

The Pearl by John Steinbeck

(First published 1947)

I read this novella in two post-dinner sittings over a single Gran Habano divided by two.

A parable of human greed – that’s how I have seen it described, and this phrase fits the story to a tee. 596 more words


The Best Laid Plans ...

When I wrote last week I told you about, and showed photos of our new apartment. Our lease started on 1 July, and we arranged to meet the agent at the apartment to collect the key. 395 more words