Questions tagged [the-good-earth]

Questions about the 1931 novel 'The Good Earth' by Pearl S. Buck. The book was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for the Novel in 1932. Use this tag with the [pearl-s-buck] tag.

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Why did Wang Lung care for his "poor fool"?

In The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck, the farmer Wang Lung and his family go through a time of famine. In that time, girls were not very valued, and he could have sold his as a slave or even just ...
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