What story does George tell Lennie in Chapter 6? What does he do while telling that story? We’ve heard this story before. How is this telling different from the first time we heard it?
What are the greatest fears of people in this book? (Be specific.)
Who is he? What’s his importance?
Describe Slim. What is his job on the ranch? What are some of his character traits?
We’ve seen her in the doorway of the bunkhouse. What do we know of her character so far? Why do you think she comes to the bunkhouse?
We meet the boss of the ranch in chapter 2. He is indirectly characterized by Candy and the narrator. How?
Candy, one of the ranch hands, is introduced in chapter 2. What do we know about his personality and appearance?