Tom Sawyer

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 92 pages
16 Reviews
Specially abridged version of the beloved classic about a mischievous but well-meaning young lad who barely avoids calamity as he bounds along from one adventure to another. Memorable cast of characters includes Aunt Polly, Becky Thatcher, Huck Finn, Injun Joe, and others. 31 black-and-white illustrations. A selection of the Common Core State Standards Initiative.
 

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User Review  - capiam1234 - LibraryThing

Not as bad as Tom Sawyer Abroad, but no where near as great as the 1st two. It felt rushed and not thought out well. I did enjoy Tom's discovery of the murderers at the end though. Read full review

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User Review  - tsisler - LibraryThing

I would have liked to rate this book a 2.75. I listened to the audio version of this book, edited by Shannon Chappele and read by Bruce Johnson. The recording felt like a low-budget production ... Read full review

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Contents

Tom Whitewashes a Fence
iv
Tom Meets Becky Thatcher
12
Adventure in the Graveyard
22
Life as a Pirate
32
Muff Potters Trial
50
Hunting for Treasure
59
The Cave
69
Finding Treasure
77
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About the author (1997)

After the Civil War, Samuel Clemens (1835-1910) left his small town to seek work as a riverboat pilot. As Mark Twain, the Missouri native found his place in the world. Author, journalist, lecturer, wit, and sage, Twain created enduring works that have enlightened and amused readers of all ages for generations.

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