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"A fantasia and myth...a strange and original work of art."
—The New York Times Book Review
"A moving, crying pageant with wilderness strengths."
The writing style is beautiful and the story is compelling.
John Steinbeck's East of Eden, which was a late, great masterpiece in the author's career, is also one of the greatest American novels of all-time.
Just finished reading this book and am still feeling the goosebumps after finishing the last page.
While predictable, this was a great read. It is the intertwining stories of the Trask and Campbell families from Salinas, California, from about 1865-1918. Read morePublished 2 days ago by schoolmarm
Set in the Salinas Valley of California,his story explores the relationships between members of two families over generations. Read morePublished 2 days ago by Satisfied Customer
incredible parallels between early 20th century and early 21st centuryPublished 2 days ago by Amazon Customer
I enjoyed this book immensely. Mr. Steinbeck writes so well and evidently researches his subjects to the nth degree because he develops the characters beautifully. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Carla C. Kerr
Its difficult for me to rate what is heralded as a classic. East of Eden is an intense story with unmistakable Biblical undertones. Read morePublished 10 days ago by C. Boyd