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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - Mark Twain & E.W. Kemble

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Author Mark Twain & E.W. Kemble

  • Published: 2010-01-12
  • Category: Classics
4 Stars
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One of the greatest — and one of the most controversial — novels in American history, complete with the illustrations from the original 1884 printing! What begins as a sequel to Mark Twain's incredibly popular The Adventures of Tom Sawyer grows into an ambitious, sprawling, funny, and uniquely American epic. Huck Finn is a mischievous boy, caught between a confining life with his legal guardian and an abusive life under his drunkard father. So naturally, he fakes his own death, teams up with a runaway slave named Jim, and takes off on a raft down the Mississippi River. The duo's ensuing adventures offer a chance for Twain to satirize the bygone world of the antebellum South, most notably taking a sometimes scathing, sometimes troubling, look at racism. The book remains one of the most essential, and one of the most entertaining, works in American literature.

Top Customer Reviews

  • Huck Finn

    From erkey59
    My favorite book when I was a kid and one that I'll still go back to even now as a 61 year old! Like a kids comfy blanket or favorite doll, this book should be one of the first books your little boy reads.