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One boy, penniless and in rags, forced to beg in the street. The other, a king’s son, coddled and given all he could want. What happens when the two boys change clothes and places, and each one learns how the other half lives? Mark Twain’s satirical and suspenseful novel about the thin line that separates prince and pauper is a perennial favorite.
Samuel Clemens - steamboat pilot, prospector, and newspaper reporter - adopted the pen name "Mark Twain" when he began his career as a literary humorist. The pen name - a river's pilot's term meaning "two fathoms deep" or "safe water" - appears to have freed Clemens to develop the humorous, deadpan manner ...
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Title:Classic Starts®: The Prince And The PauperFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:160 pages, 7.5 X 5.38 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 7.5 X 5.38 X 0.98 inPublished:February 1, 2007Publisher:Sterling Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1402736878

ISBN - 13:9781402736872

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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