The Adventures of Mark Twain by Huckleberry Finn

Book review by Patricia Tauzer, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 8+

Clever, fun bio's wordplay is best fit for school-aged kids.

Parents say

age 6+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 11+

Based on 2 reviews

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age 6+

Huck's Voice, Twain's Life

The use of colloquial English is charming, and lends itself to being read aloud for the entertainment of young children, and older readers could be encouraged to choose voices and develop their own sense of the characters through reading aloud to younger siblings.

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For kids who love picture books

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