Publisher description for The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Mark Twain ; illustrated by Scott McKowen.
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Mark Twain’s brilliant 19th-century novel has long been recognized as one of the finest examples of American literature. It brings back the irrepressible and free-spirited Huck, first introduced in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, and puts him center stage. Rich in authentic dialect, folksy humor, and sharp social commentary, Twain’s classic tale follows Huck and the runaway slave Jim on an exciting journey down the Mississippi.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Finn, Huckleberry (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.
Mississippi River -- History -- 19th century -- Juvenile fiction.
Slavery -- Juvenile fiction.
Friendship -- Juvenile fiction.