"...comprehensive...The blend of biography and critical reviews of all of Steinbeck's works provides students with all the background they need, handily under one cover."
"...has plenty to offer students on all levels as well as general readers."
American Reference Books Annual
"Useful, succinct, and reasonably priced, it packs an abundance of information into one compact resource. Recommended for public, academic, and school libraries."
"...this excellent resource provides a solid companion to any Steinbeck study."
SLJ Curriculum Connections
"Several audiences will find this volume interesting and useful...Recommended."
"...excellent...A terrific choice for literature students."
School Library Journal
"It is an excellent general resource for everything Steinbeck."
"...recommended for public libraries and secondary and undergraduate college students..."