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The Adventures of Huckleberry FinnBy Mark Twain

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is Mark Twain’s classic novel about Huckleberry Finn, a teenaged misfit who has a tough time with his alcoholic father. After an adventure with his friend, Tom Sawyer, Huck’s father returns and kidnaps him.

Huck escapes and floats on a raft down the Mississippi River with a runaway slave, Jim. Plenty of adventure and peril await them on their journey.

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postheadericon The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom SawyerBy Mark Twain

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is Mark Twain’s classic story about a mischievous orphan who is cared for by his Aunt Polly. He lives in the carefree and wonderful world of boyhood on the banks of the Mississippi in the early-mid 1800s.

Tom and his friends go after adventure time and again, but one night he witnesses a murder by a fearsome character in town. Tom testifies against the murderer after the wrong man was accused of the murder, but the murderer escapes. Eventually Tom and his sweetheart, Beckey, get trapped in a cave. To make things worse, they run into the murderer inside the cave, who uses it as a hideaway.

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Victor's Missing AirplaneBy Cornelia Faberge

Victor is a boy who loves to play outside with his little red radio-controlled airplane which he received as a gift for his last birthday from his parents. One Saturday, he flies his little red airplane outside of his house when he decides to see how high it can fly. Although his father warned him against it, he decides to go ahead as he thinks that there is nothing that can go wrong. But, boy, was he wrong about this idea! Suddenly a large bird appears out of nowhere and zooms towards the little red airplane. In the wink of an eye, Victor’s airplane disappears from the sky. Where did it go? Would Victor ever be able to get it back again?

This little children’s picture storybook, containing 18 black-and-white illustrations (color illustrations for the e-book versions), will captivate kids from around 4 to 8 years old with its story of a boy’s radio-controlled airplane that goes missing in mid-air. With an important lesson to learn for kids, this book can be used by youngsters who are learning to read, or by parents who want to read it to their children at bedtime (or any other time).

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