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The good earth: Good Earth Trilogy, Book 1

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9780743272933
9780671035778
9781433284878
9781453263563
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UG
Level 6.8, 19 Points
Lexile measure:
1530L
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-09-29 19:37:12PM
Last Indexed2020-09-29 19:38:18PM
Novelist Primary ISBN9780743272933

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The Pulitzer Prize–winning, New York Times–bestselling novel about a peasant farmer and his family in early twentieth-century China.
The Good Earth is Buck's classic story of Wang Lung, a Chinese peasant farmer, and his wife, O-lan, a former slave. With luck and hard work, the couple's fortunes improve over the years: They are blessed with sons, and save steadily until one day they can afford to buy property in the House of Wang—the very house in which O-lan used to work. But success brings with it a new set of problems. Wang soon finds himself the target of jealousy, and as good harvests come and go, so does the social order. Will Wang's family cherish the estate after he's gone? And can his material success, the bedrock of his life, guarantee anything about his soul?

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the William Dean Howells Award, The Good Earth was an Oprah's Book Club choice in 2004. A readers' favorite for generations, this powerful and beautifully written fable resonates with universal themes of hope and family unity.

This ebook features an illustrated biography of Pearl S. Buck including rare images from the author's estate.

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seriesHouse of Earth trilogy
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subject_facetBook club kit
China -- Fiction
China -- History -- 1928-1937 -- Fiction
China -- Social life and customs -- Fiction
Domestic fiction
Downloadable audio books
Farm life -- Fiction
Farmers' spouses -- Fiction
Historical fiction
Married women -- China -- Fiction
Married women -- Fiction
Wives -- Fiction
title_displayThe good earth
title_fullThe Good Earth Good Earth Trilogy, Book 1
The good earth / Pearl S. Buck
The good earth [electronic resource] / Pearl S. Buck
title_shortThe good earth
title_subGood Earth Trilogy, Book 1
topic_facetClassic Literature
Farm life
Farmers' spouses
Fiction
History
Married women
Social life and customs
Wives