As one of the most acclaimed and well-known authors, Ernest Hemingway’s The Old Man and The Sea is one of his most admired works. Within its 128 pages is an epic narrative of struggle, conflict and redemption. Hemingway uses his simple but pervasive power with words to create a story that has been read and studied for years. Other classic titles by Hemingway include The Sun Also Rises
, A Farewell to Arms
and For Whom the Bell Tolls
Aged Cuban fisherman Santiago has been at sea for eighty-four days with no catch. It’s just him and his young apprentice on this unlucky quest together. Yet, Santiago may even lose his devoted friend since his catch is so poor. Despite his parents moving him to a more prosperous fishing venture, the young man continues to aid Santiago. As the days without a catch continue to add up, things finally seem to change for Santiago when he nearly catches a large marlin. But nearly isn’t enough and Santiago is determined to pull this marlin from the sea. What unfolds is an epic struggle between this seasoned fishermen, this monstrous fish and the powerful ocean.
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Author: Ernest Hemingway
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