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15 Best John Steinbeck Books of All Time


Our goal: Find what the internet ranks as the best John Steinbeck books (instead of one person's opinion).

    Our process:
  1. Search for "best john steinbeck books" and study the top 5 articles.
  2. Add only the books mentioned 2+ times.
  3. Rank the results neatly for you here! 😊
    (This took a long time, but we do the research so you don't have to!)

(Updated 2022)

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  1. MOST RECOMMENDED!
    1

    East of Eden

    John Steinbeck

  2. 2

    The Grapes of Wrath

    John Steinbeck

  3. 3

    Of Mice and Men

    John Steinbeck

  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6

    Tortilla Flat

    John Steinbeck

  7. 7

    To a God Unknown

    John Steinbeck

  8. 8
  9. 9

    The Wayward Bus

    John Steinbeck

  10. 10

    The Pearl

    John Steinbeck

  11. 11
  12. 12

    The Moon is Down

    John Steinbeck

  13. 13
  14. 15

    In Dubious Battle

    John Steinbeck

FAQ

  • How was this John Steinbeck books list created?

    We searched for "best John Steinbeck books", found the top 5 articles, took every book mentioned in 2+ articles, and averaged their rankings.

  • How many John Steinbeck books are in this list?

    There are 15 books in this list.

  • Why did you create this John Steinbeck books list?

    We wanted to gather the most accurate list of John Steinbeck books on the internet.

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