45 pages 1 hour read

John Steinbeck

The Grapes of Wrath

Fiction | Novel | Adult | Published in 1939

A modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, SuperSummary offers high-quality Study Guides with detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, and more.

Essay Topics


How far is it possible for the migrants to “start over” in California given the loss of their homes?


“It is not the tractor, but the way the tractor is owned which hurts the tenant farmers.” What is the meaning of this quote?


Is it legitimate to kill in self-defense? Discuss this in connection with the characters of Tom and Casy.