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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.
Paperback, 96 pages
Published January 10th 1997 by Dover Publications Inc.
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The book The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain tells the story of how a boy named Tom Sawyer had a rough life with his Aunt Polly doing chores and having to take baths and going to school, until one day he decides to leave town and go to St. Petersburg and becomes a pirate with his friends Huck Finn and Joe Harper. He goes on many more adventures, such as going witnessing a murder in a graveyard, going through a cave with a girl he likes named Becky and almost starving to death, and going ...more
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Bob Blaisdell is a published adapter, author, editor, and an illustrator of children's books and young adult books. He teaches English in Brooklyn at Kingsborough Community College. He is a reviewer for the San Francisco Chronicle and Christian Science Monitor and the editor of more than three dozen anthologies for Dover Publications. Email him at Robert.Blaisdell@Kingsborough.edu
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