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  • Colleen Oliver
  •    John Steinbeck was born February 27 1902 Salinas, CA Died December 20 1968 New York, NY Died at the age of 66 years old
  •          The Pearl takes place in somewhere on the Mexican American border. Main conflict is Kino’s pursuit of wealth. Kino’s son Coyotito gets stung by a scorpion. Kino cant pay the Doctor. He dives for a pearl and fines the Pearl of the World. The word of the pearl went out quickly. Kino dreams what the pearl will give him. The Doctor “curse” Coyotito. Kino cant get the money he thinks he get from the pearl.
  •   The Pearl takes place 1947. Somewhere on the Mexican American border.
  •     Kino is the protagonists. Juana is Kino’s wife. Coyotito is the son of Kino and Juana. Doctor is one of the antagonists.
  •    Juan Tomas is Kino’s brother. Dealer’s who tells Kino the price of the pearl. Servant he works for the doctor.
  •  The moral is money cant buy happiness.
  •    Pearl Diving was a job. Pearls were used as money. Baja peninsula is Kino’s home.
  •    Pearl Diving is a job that no one does any more. Pearls are not used as money any more. Baja peninsula is a beautiful resort.
  •   Is the book the Pearl. My notebook.