CORE NOVEL – The Pearl
Much information is also available in the databases, particularly Facts on File.
Teacher’s Guide (Penguin Group)
(biographical info, where he lived and wrote, bibliography, awards, Nobel Prize speech, etc.)
also check the Author Study links for classic authors
Antlion Pit – ThePearl
Mexican Folk Music Overview
Parable Site – More examples
Parables of the Hidden Treasure & the Pearlof Great Price:
Scripture: Matthew 13:44-46
44 "The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which a man found and covered up; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. 45 "Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant in search of fine pearls, 46 who, on finding one pearl of great value, went and sold all that he had and bought it.