Of mice and men, John Steinbeck : notes
(New and fully revised edition)
Part of the York Notes series
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English remains a compulsory subject. Appears on the set-text lists of all examination boards.
The most recent entry numbers available show over 500,000 entrants to English Literature GCSEs in 2008.
Previous editions of Of Mice & Men (9780582506220) sold 15,786 copies in 2008 (TCM 2008)