The book made me feel like the intimate friend of one of my heroes. So interesting. So insightful.Published 2 months ago by Darryl Rains
Every few days, I read a few of Steinbeck's letters. Right now they tell -- more than any biography ever could -- of a driven, thoughtful, observant, optimistic, arrogant,... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Ethan
I do not like this style writing, but that's just me! other people might find it fascinating!!!
Sometimes I did not understand what he's trying to say.
Although the letters have been selectively edited and chosen, they still offer insight to one of the 20th century's greatest American writers. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Joy
If you are a fan of Steinbeck, you'll enjoy this look behind the scenes. Steinbeck's letters show him pretty realistically I think. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Gene Bowker
I am a huge Steinbeck fan and this was great insight into his humor through letters.
Turns out ,it is my favorite Steinbeck read
When you wanted to talk to someone you didn't text, email, you very rarely phoned, sometimes telegraphed, most of the time you wrote a letter. Read morePublished 20 months ago by Amazon Customer
Don't buy unless you have an obsession for Steinbeck. Better to buy well-written biographies of J.S. or his first and last stories...Published on November 22, 2012 by Gilbert G. Thibault
This is the only review I've ever written for Amazon, if that lends you an idea of how much I think about this book... This book is incredible. Read morePublished on October 26, 2011 by KMR