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Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Definition arguably Twain's greatest novel which depicts Huck and Jim's journey to find freedom at many levels; for Jim, freedom from slavery; for Huck, freedom from an abusive father and from the intellectual and spiritual impoverishment of his time and place (1884)
  • Uncle Willie was nodding at the fire, and Bailey had escaped back to the calm adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
    Maya Angelou  --  I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
  • -Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Dustfinger and Farid were waiting for them in the parking lot when they left the hotel.
    Cornelia Funke  --  Inkheart
  • In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885), Twain sends Huck and the escaped slave Jim down the Mississippi on a raft.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor
  • Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
    Jon Krakauer  --  Into the Wild
  • I watch as she puts checkmarks next to the books: The Souls of Black Folk by W. E. B. Du Bois, poems by Emily Dickinson (any), The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • BY ORDER OF THE AUTHOR per G.G., CHIEF OF ORDNANCE Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Fenoglio said nothing for a long time after Mo had finished his story.
    Cornelia Funke  --  Inkheart
  • But a boy, Huck Finn, and an older man, the escaped slave Jim, and their raft could only make the story we know as The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by being on that particular river, the Mississippi, traveling through that particu-lar landscape and those particular communities, at a given moment in history.
    Thomas C. Foster  --  How to Read Literature Like a Professor

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