Books tagged: mark twain

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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
...The Twain Shall Meet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twain's mind in modern times; insight with bite.
The Quotable Mark Twain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
Mark Twain was a great observer of life, and had witty things to say about all corners of life. Collected here are over 100 of Twain's most beloved quotes.
Finn
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,500. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A modern-day retelling of Mark Twain's classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Finn tells the story of Chloe Wilder, a quiet girl, part tomboy, part survivor. When Chloe and her grandparents' maid Silvia are torn from their quiet life, they enter a world of adventure and danger. Young people will see Finn as an adventure, older readers as social criticism. All will adore Chloe Wilder.
Blue Hole
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Series: Ozark Mountains Stories, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 53,840. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Blue Hole and the sequel River's Edge are mystery suspense novels enjoyed by all ages and have received over (200) five star reviews. Amazon Kindle —Featured Author Review— “Rolland Love’s writing transfigures his Ozark Mountains stories into a series of fantastic tales Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer could have only dreamed of.”
Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.
The Trials of Huckleberry Finn: Adventures with Sam Clemens
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
What would have happened if Huckleberry Finn and Samuel Langhorne Clemens had grown up together in Hannibal, Missouri, in the 1850's? The Trials of Huckleberry Finn tells that story and follows their relationship through Sam's years on the Mississippi. Written in typical Huckleberry Finn narrative style this book is a must-read for any fan of Mark Twain.
A Walking Tour of Elmira, New York
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Elmira, New York from walkthetown.com is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Walking Tour of Hartford, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Hartford, Connecticut is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Send Your Brain To the Gym
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Fun conversation. Historical oddities, quotes, witty subjects. Nothing to say? This book is the cure. Having fun with conversational facts that will amaze everyone. This is the perfect take-a-long book that is entertaining reading you'll long remember.