The Adventures of Tom Sawyer Author:Mark Twain In the dark of night Tom Sawyer and his friend, Huck Finn, witness the opening of a grave and a grisly murder. From the back of a church, Tom watches his own funeral. Then, in a tense courtroom scene, Tom faces the choice between guilty silence and dread peril. — Such is a sampling of Tom Sawyer's immortal adventures-- some charged with taut su... more »spense, others with pure hilarity-- in this best-loved book of boyhood tricks and Tom-foolery by the most American of author-- Mark Twain.
Laugh with Tom as he practices the clever art of not painting fences, indulges in strange magic, and organizes ingenious escapes from his overbearing Aunt Polly. Whether at a fire, a revival meeting, a murder or a treasure hunt, he fills the air with fun and suspense. And as he and his sweetheart, Becky, are stalked by a brutal killer in a desperate game of life and death through the chill dark of an underground maze... you'll realize why The Adventures of Tom Sawyer will live forever in the literature of our land.« less