The Good Earth
  • Author : Pearl S. Buck
  • Release Date : 01 October 1999
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Genre : Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages : 92
  • ISBN 13 : 0785795286
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Book excerpt: A Chinese peasant overcomes the forces of nature and the frailties of human nature to become a wealthy landowner.

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Pearl S. Buck,Emily Hutchinson
Publisher : Turtleback Books
Genre : Juvenile Fiction
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A Chinese peasant overcomes the forces of nature and the frailties of human nature to become a wealthy landowner....

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : China
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Set in China, this is a story about a simple peasant farmer who grows rich with the help of his faithful wife. Tragedy follows as he betrays his family and neglects the earth he had worshipped....

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Pearl S. Buck
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
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Pearl S. Buck’s Pulitzer Prize–winning classic about the rise and fall of Chinese villagers before World War I comes to life in this evocative graphic novel by New York Times bestselling author Nick Bertozzi. Although more than eighty years have passed since Pearl S. Buck’s The Good ...

The Good Earth Trilogy

The Good Earth Trilogy

Author : Pearl S. Buck
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Fiction
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The Pulitzer Prize–winning classic novel of China, together with its two sequels—by the Nobel Prize winner. The Good Earth is Buck’s classic, Pulitzer Prize–winning story of Wang Lung, a Chinese peasant farmer, and his wife, O-lan, a former slave. With luck and hard work, the couple’...

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Pearl S. Buck
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Fiction
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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 ...

Sons

Sons

Author : Pearl S. Buck
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Fiction
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The second installment in Pearl S. Buck’s acclaimed Good Earth trilogy: the powerful story of three brothers whose greed will bring their family to the brink of ruin Sons begins where The Good Earth ended: Revolution is sweeping through China. Wang Lung is on his deathbed in the house ...

Pearl Buck in China

Pearl Buck in China

Author : Hilary Spurling
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Presents a tribute to the life and work of the author known for her books portraying ordinary life in China, covering her fundamentalist upbringing, witness to the Boxer Rebellion, and two marriages....

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Paul Engle,William Stafford,James Hearst,Michael Carey
Publisher : Ice Cube Books
Genre : Literary Criticism
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This small book is a companion to the 5th Harvest Lecture and looks at the poetry of Paul Engle, James Hearst and William Stafford through the eyes of Robert Dana, Scott Cawelti and Denise Low with a foreword by Michael Carey....

Kinfolk

Kinfolk

Author : Pearl S. Buck
Publisher : Open Road Media
Genre : Fiction
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Four Chinese-American siblings make an emotional journey to their ancestral home in this novel from the Nobel and Pulitzer Prize–winning author of The Good Earth. Dr. Liang is a comfortably well-off professor of Confucian philosophy who fled China because of the government’s crackdown on intellectuals. Now, settled in 1940...

Pleasures of the Good Earth

Pleasures of the Good Earth

Author : Edward Giobbi
Publisher : Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
Genre : Cooking
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More than two hundred recipes celebrate the joys of growing and cooking one's own food, offering tips on gardening, foraging for wild foods, making wine, curing meats, and putting up vegetables for winter...

God s Good Earth

God s Good Earth

Author : Anne Rowthorn,Jeffery Rowthorn
Publisher : Liturgical Press
Genre : Religion
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God’s Good Earth offers Christians and their communities an engaging resource for prayer, reflection, and worship that reflects and nourishes their efforts to serve God and care for God’s creation. Compilers Anne and Jeffery Rowthorn have prepared 52 beautiful, ready-made prayer services, each around a specific theme, drawing from ...

The Good Earth

The Good Earth

Author : Pearl Sydenstricker Buck
Publisher : Reader's Digest Children's Books
Genre : China
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Wang Lang, a simple peasant farmer, takes as a wife a battered slave girl who becomes an indomitable, loyal woman. Working the land together, they prosper and increase their holdings, yet Wang eventually betrays his family and neglects the earth he had worshiped....

We Were the Mulvaneys

We Were the Mulvaneys

Author : Joyce Carol Oates,Barbara Fisher
Publisher : Spark Publishing Group
Genre : Literary Criticism
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In We Were the Mulvaneys, Joyce Carol Oates--one of the great figures in modern American fiction--explores a crisis in the life of a seemingly perfect American family...and the devastating consequences that follow. Get the most out of this enthralling novel with the help of this informative, illuminating Reader's Companion: ...