The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark TwainThe Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

byMark TwainIntroduction byGARY PAULSEN

Paperback | August 1, 1999

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The great American writer Ernest Hemingway, had this to say about Mark Twain''s Huckleberry Finn: "All modern, literature, stems from this one book." In this quintessential American novel, Tom Sawyer''s best friend, Huckleberry Finn, travels down the Mississippi River on a raft with a slave named Jim, getting himself in and out of danger along the way.
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 that became his trademark. Dur...
Title:The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:544 pages, 7.62 X 5.12 X 1.5 inShipping dimensions:544 pages, 7.62 X 5.12 X 1.5 inPublished:August 1, 1999Publisher:AladdinLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0689831390

ISBN - 13:9780689831393

Appropriate for ages: 9

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From the author of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Prince and the Pauper comes a great coming of age tale. Travel down the Mississippi with Huck Finn and his good friend Jim, a slave. Join the duo as they encounter many dangers and run afoul of the law. Although it has met with censorship since its first publication, Mark Twain's classic has endured to become a tale for the ages. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn belongs on every literature lovers' shelf.