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Tom Sawyer Abroad and Tom Sawyer, Detective

by Mark Twain

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  captbirdseye | Mar 3, 2014 |
Encore appearances by Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn in two minor novellas by Mark Twain. The first involves a rather improbable trip abroad on an airship and consists mainly of a series of adventurous exploits. The second is a bit of detective work by Tom Sawyer involving murder and mistaken identity. Both are fun and excellent, but certainly not major works by Twain. ( )
  burnit99 | Feb 25, 2007 |
Wikipedia: Tom Sawyer, Detective is an 1896 novel by Mark Twain. It is a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and Tom Sawyer Abroad (1894). Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time.
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These unjustly neglected works, among the most enjoyable of Mark Twain's novels, follow Tom, Huck, and Jim as they travel across the Atlantic in a balloon, then down the Mississippi to help solve a mysterious crime. Both with the original illustrations by Dan Beard and A.B. Frost."Do you reckon Tom Sawyer was satisfied after all them adventures? No, he wasn't. It only just pisoned him for more." So Huck declares at the start of these once-celebrated but now little-known sequels to his own adventures. Tom, Huck, and Jim set sail to Africa in a futuristic air balloon, where they survive encounte.… (more)

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