Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck

Of Mice and Men

John Steinbeck

fiction classics literary dark emotional medium-paced

118 pages | first published 1937

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Travelling across America in search of who you are - now they do it on cycles, in cars, by bus or in the time-honored tradition of foot and thumb. The wanderers of today may wear their hair long and speak a different jargon, but their trip is one ...
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Moods

sad 71%
emotional 66%
dark 58%
reflective 36%
tense 23%
challenging 17%
adventurous 9%
hopeful 5%
funny 4%
inspiring 3%
mysterious 3%
informative 2%
lighthearted 1%
relaxing 1%

Pace

medium 46%
fast 37%
slow 16%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 25% | Plot: 7%

Strong character development?

No: 34% | Yes: 34% | It's complicated: 28% | N/A: 2%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 31% | No: 20% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 51% | Yes: 27% | It's complicated: 16% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 4% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

3.62