The adventures of Tom Sawyer
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Published:
New York, New York : Penguin Books, 2014.
Format:
Book
ISBN:
9780143107330 (paperback), 014310733X (paperback)
Physical Desc:
xxxvi, 233 pages ; 20 cm.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: MG - BL: 2.4 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
850L
Status:
Description
The exploits of Tom Sawyer, a consummate prankster with a quick wit, captivate children of all ages. Yet through the novel's humorous escapades, from the episodes of the whitewashed fence and the ordeal in the cave to the trial of Injun Joe, Mark Twain explores deeper themes within the adult world Tom will one day join. These include the baser human instincts of dishonesty and superstition, murder and revenge, starvation and slavery. This edition features a new introduction and notes by leading Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen.
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Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
MG
Level 2.4, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
850

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Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-233)
Description
"The classic boyhood adventure tale, updated with a new introduction by noted Mark Twain scholar R. Kent Rasmussen. A consummate prankster with a quick wit, Tom Sawyer dreams of a bigger fate than simply being a "rich boy." Yet through the novel's humorous escapades-from the famous episode of the whitewashed fence to the trial of Injun Joe-Mark Twain explores the deeper themes of the adult world, one of dishonesty and superstition, murder and revenge, starvation and slavery. "--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Twain, M. (2014). The adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. 2014. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York, New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2014.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. New York, New York: Penguin Books, 2014. Print.

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