Tom Sawyer and his best friend, Huck Finn, tell stories, fish, and pretend to be pirates along the banks of the Mississippi River. Then they become real-life witnesses to be a terrible crime! Whether Tom is running away from villians, treasure-hunting, or showing offf for Becky Thatcher, it's one thrilling escapade after another in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer!
Join Tom Sawyer's wild adventures along the banks of the Mississippi River in this exciting addition to the Step into Classics line. Tom and his best friend, Huck Finn, share exciting make-believe escapades as treasure hunters, swashbuckling pirates, and soldiers in battle. They also unwittingly become real-life witnesses to a terrible crime!
Frank Conroy (19362005) was the author of Stop-Time and Body & Soul, among other books.
"Twain had a greater effect than any other writer on the evolution of American prose."