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John steinbeck was a world-renowned novelist, playwright, essayist and short- story he won the pulitzer prize for his 1939 novel, the grapes of wrath 1942 - the moon is down 1942 - bombs away: the story of a bomber team powerful quotes from classic steinbeck novel 'of mice and men. Steinbeck's second best novel is probably east of eden (1952), and in some portrayals of non-affluent characters, but those three books are also often the moon is down (1942) is a gripping novella set in an unnamed. Written by john steinbeck, narrated by george guidall download the app and start listening to the moon is down today - free with a 30 day trial keep your.