Re-presenting-- completely unabridged-- the original Mark Twain classic sequel that continues Huck and Tom's adventures! In 1840's Missouri, Tom Sawyer's best friend Huckleberry Finn escapes his abusive father and, along with escaped slave Jim, flees St. Petersburg on a raft down the Mississippi River. Hoping to help Jim find freedom in the north, the pair accidentally head south, where they cross paths with feuding families, would be thespian con men, and eventually Arkansas farmers with a surprising connection to home. But once Jim is captured as a runaway slave, Huck-- along with a surprise reinforcement-- must help him to freedom once and for all.
Fully illustrated throughout with photographs of the cast of Super Science Showcase's Tom & Huck adventures, this brand new edition also includes exciting real fact articles about the true history and science featured in the story, written by the Super Science Showcase staff-- and also includes a BRAND NEW Tom and Huck short story adventure "Tom Sawyer's Luck!"
About the Author
Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910), best known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an author and humorist noted for the novels The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (which has been called "The Great American Novel") and The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, among many other books. Twain was raised in Hannibal, Missouri, which later provided the setting for Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn, and he spent time as a riverboat pilot on the Mississippi River before finding fame as a writer.
Date of Birth:November 30, 1835
Date of Death:April 21, 1910
Place of Birth:Florida, Missouri
Place of Death:Redding, Connecticut