Essays on Lennie

Lennie is a large, strong, and simple-minded farmworker who travels with his friend George. Lennie is childlike and often does not understand the consequences of his actions. He is loyal to George and relies on him for guidance and protection.

Essay themes and ideas about Lennie

  • Lennie’s Childlike innocence
  • Lennie’s love for animals
  • Lennie’s dependence on George
  • Lennie’s simplemindedness
  • Lennie’s physical strength
  • Lennie’s childlike imagination
  • Lennie’s innocence and trust
  • Lennie’s love for soft things
  • Lennie’s fear of being alone
  • Lennie’s hope for a better life