Who was Mark Twain?

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Grosset & Dunlap, 2004 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 105 pages
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A humorist, narrator, and social observer, Mark Twain is unsurpassed in American literature. Best known as the author of "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn," Mark Twain, not unlike his protagonist, Huck, has a restless spirit. He found adventure prospecting for silver in Nevada, navigating steamboats down the Mississippi, and making people laugh around the world. But Twain also had a serious streak and decried racism and injustice. His fascinating life is captured candidly in this enjoyable biography.

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I think that this is a good book. I like that although it is a chapter book, illustrations were included to enhance the text. For example, the illustrator drew multiple maps in order to show the ... Read full review


Who Was Mark Twain?
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