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Twain is considered the greatest humorist of 19th Century American literature. His novels and stories about the Mississippi River: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1894) are still popular with modern readers.

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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
One of the most famous characters in literature, Tom Sawyer has an uncanny knack of getting into mischief. Wherever Tom is there is drama, whether playing tricks on his friends to do his job of painting the fence, being...
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Format: Paperback | Released 06/09/2012
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
A classic action-packed adventure story with one thrilling episode after another as Huckleberry Finn accompanied by Jim, a runaway slave, escape from their everyday lives on a raft floating down the Mississippi river. Freshly told by Huckleberry Finn whose love...
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Format: Paperback | Released 02/08/2012
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
A deliciously handsome new edition of an absolute classic to mark the centenary of Mark Twain's death in 1910. Featuring the unabridged text, Ingpen has succeeded in creating an evocative and nostalgic picture of boyhood on the Mississippi just as...
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Format: Hardback | Released 01/03/2010
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Tom Sawyer - retold by Anna Kirwan
Mark Twain
Tom Sawyer is a respectable boy in a little Mississippi River town. Huck Finn is a freedom-loving, neglected outcast. Join them on an adventure of a lifetime when only courage and quick-thinking on their part will save them. This is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/08/2009
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Huckleberry Finn - retold by Anna Kirwan
Mark Twain
Huckleberry may have got himself rich following his escapades with Tom sawyer but now with Jim, a runaway slave Huck must figure out the difference between wrong and right as his life and his freedom are at stake. This is...
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Format: Paperback | Released 30/08/2009
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
A classic action-packed adventure story with one thrilling episode after another as Huckleberry Finn accompanied by Jim, a runaway slave, escape from their everyday lives on a raft floating down the Mississippi river. Freshly told by Huckleberry Finn whose love...
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Format: Hardback | Released 06/08/2009
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (with an Introduction by Richard Peck)
Mark Twain
Tom Sawyer seems to be unable to avoid trouble. Wherever he is, he seems to be doing something adults don't approve of. But Tom is smart: he knows better...
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Format: Paperback | Released 29/05/2008
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The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn (with an Introduction by Darren Shan)
Mark Twain
This is a wonderful adventure of three boys from very different worlds. At the heart of the story is the relationship between Huckleberry Finn and Tom Sawyer, white and...
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Format: Paperback | Released 28/02/2008
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Adventures Of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
Tom Sawyer seems to be unable to avoid trouble. Wherever he is, he seems to be doing something adults don't approve of. But Tom is smart: he knows better than most how to slide out of sight when the big...
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Format: Hardback | Released 02/08/2007
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Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
This simplified and shortened retelling of one of the great literary classics of 20th century literature makes it more accessible to a modern and perhaps younger audience. It remains faithful to the original text in the treatment of the story...
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Format: Paperback | Released 23/02/2007
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Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn
Mark Twain
One of THE children's classics of all time provides a unique insight into the world of America's deep south for a young boy. It's the story of Huck who goes on the run, down the Mississippi with Jim after he's...
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Format: Paperback (a Format) | Released 25/01/2007
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The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer
Mark Twain
Incredible adventures along the banks of the Mississippi! Tom Sawyer has an eye for adventure, and is forever getting into scrapes with his friends and partners in crime Huck Finn and Joe Harper. The three boys run away together to...
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Format: Paperback | Released 18/07/2005
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