Cover of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

author: Mark Twain (1884)
date read: 2003-04-01
pages: 327
lists: kids
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Huckleberry Finn is a less likely protagonist than Tom Sawyer, and I liked the book much less as a consequence. Bleaker, more contrived (the plot, at least), and just more depressing. It’s probably the better book from a literary perspective, what with the first person vernacular and all that, but that didn’t endear it to me either (which may be a translation issue, come to think of it).

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