Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens, known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. He was lauded as the "greatest humorist [the United States] has produced", and William Faulkner called him "the father of American literature"

Roughing It

Mark Twain

Roughing It is a book of semi-autobiographical travel literature by Mark Twain. It was written in 1870–71 and published in 1872, as a prequel to his first travel book The Innocents Abroad (1869). Roughing It is dedicated to Twain's mining compa...

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Mark Twain

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer spins around the young experiences of the novel's student hero, Thomas Sawyer, whose notoriety goes before him for causing wickedness and struggle. Tom lives with his Aunt Polly, relative Sid, and cousin Mary in the curio...

The Innocents Abroad

Mark Twain

The Innocents Abroad first saw the light of day back in 1869. It's a travel book by none other than Mark Twain, one of the most cherished and loved American authors. It's worth mentioning that this book is one of the all-time best-sellers in the...