Tortilla Flat, 1935
In Dubious Battle, 1936
Of Mice and Men, 1937
The Grapes of Wrath, 1939
The Moon Is Down, 1942
Cannery Row, 1945
The Log from the "Sea of Cortez", 1951
East of Eden, 1952
Sweet Thursday, 1954
Travels with Charley: In Search of America, 1962
Journal of a Novel: The "East of Eden" Letters, 1969
The Harvest Gypsies: On the Road to "The Grapes of Wrath," 1988
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Website of the National Steinbeck Center, a museum, library, and archive devoted to the exploration of Steinbeck's work and themes.
Site of the Martha Heasley Cox Center for Steinbeck Studies, a resource for readers, students, teachers, and scholars of Steinbeck at San Jose State University.