The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Author:Mark Twain Reading Huckleberry Finn is an effortless delightful journey. Writing it, for Mark Twain, was a nearly insurmountable task. Time after time he started, then gave up ... over the course of eight years. Finally, in 1884, Mark Twain's masterpiece was published. — A century later, it is probably the most widely read, thoroughly discussed, and univers... more »ally loved work in American literature.
In fact, according to Ernest Hemingway, "All modern American literature comes from one book by Mark Twain called Huckleberry Finn.« less