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Mark Twain's The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn - A Midwest Journal Writer's Club Selection By Robert C. Worstell & Mark Twain
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...Huckleberry "Huck" Finn (the protagonist and first-person narrator) and his friend, Thomas "Tom" Sawyer, have each come into a considerable sum of money as a result of their... More > earlier adventures. Finding civilized life confining, his spirits are raised somewhat when Tom Sawyer helps him to escape one night past Miss Watson's slave Jim, to meet up with Tom's gang of self-proclaimed "robbers." Just as the gang's activities begin to bore Huck, he is suddenly interrupted by the reappearance of his shiftless father, "Pap", an abusive alcoholic. Knowing that Pap would only spend the money on alcohol, Huck is successful in preventing Pap from acquiring his fortune; however, Pap still gains custody of Huck and leaves town with him... About the Midwest Journal Writers' Club: This was created by popular request to enable any beginning or established author to improve their skills by studying quality editions of classic bestselling fiction. Join at Midwest Journal Press.< Less
THE ADVENTURES OF HUCKLEBERRY FINN By Mark Twain
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Regarded as the pride and joy of American literature, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a picturesque novel depicting Huck’s epic journey from boyhood to manhood and the struggles he must... More > face living in a corrupt society. The novel serves as a sequel to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, another famous work by Mark Twain. The plot unfolds in several locations sometime before the Civil War. The book opens with a description of Huck’s new life as he undergoes a process of “civilization” while living with the Widow Douglas and her sister Miss Watson. Although he dislikes the strict regime of education, manners, church and rigid clothing, which are a necessity to fit into society, Huck prefers anything to his previous life with his drunkard father Pap. However, just as things begin to stabilize, Pap returns to the picture and demands Huck give him the money that he had previously attained during an adventure with his best friend Tom Sawyer. Huck’s refusal to do so only infuriates Pap.< Less
What the Tiger Said By Roger Ladd Memmott
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PAPERBACK PERFECT BOUND (180 pages) “PAPS WAS IN JAIL AGAIN. Paps was in jail and she hardly knew what to do with herself.” So begins the plight of a nameless child who lives in a... More > boxcar reading about Wonder Girl and wondering about adventure in a wonderless land. The world is on the verge of collapse, and when a man with tattoos on his face and his “crush” with blue eyes come peddling tickets to heaven she finds herself not only in pursuit of a ghost but hoping to right a number of wrongs. As insubstantial in her view of herself as the ghost she pursues, what is left but to find her seeking the entrance to heaven, propelled by a magical pipe right into the heart of a tiger with a monkey tagging along? WHAT THE TIGER SAID is a prequel to NEBRASKA'S MAP, a heroic odyssey, comic and poignant in the telling, and sets the stage for the world to come.< Less
What the Tiger Said By Roger Ladd Memmott
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HARDCOVER - DUSTJACKET (180 pages) “PAPS WAS IN JAIL AGAIN. Paps was in jail and she hardly knew what to do with herself.” So begins the plight of a nameless child who lives in a boxcar... More > reading about Wonder Girl and wondering about adventure in a wonderless land. The world is on the verge of collapse, and when a man with tattoos on his face and his “crush” with blue eyes come peddling tickets to heaven she finds herself not only in pursuit of a ghost but hoping to right a number of wrongs. As insubstantial in her view of herself as the ghost she pursues, what is left but to find her seeking the entrance to heaven, propelled by a magical pipe right into the heart of a tiger with a monkey tagging along? WHAT THE TIGER SAID is a prequel to NEBRASKA'S MAP, a heroic odyssey, comic and poignant in the telling, and sets the stage for the world to come.< Less
What the Tiger Said By Roger Ladd Memmott
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CASEBOUND – HARDCOVER (180 pages) “PAPS WAS IN JAIL AGAIN. Paps was in jail and she hardly knew what to do with herself.” So begins the plight of a nameless child who lives in a... More > boxcar reading about Wonder Girl and wondering about adventure in a wonderless land. The world is on the verge of collapse, and when a man with tattoos on his face and his “crush” with blue eyes come peddling tickets to heaven she finds herself not only in pursuit of a ghost but hoping to right a number of wrongs. As insubstantial in her view of herself as the ghost she pursues, what is left but to find her seeking the entrance to heaven, propelled by a magical pipe right into the heart of a tiger with a monkey tagging along? WHAT THE TIGER SAID is a prequel to NEBRASKA'S MAP, a heroic odyssey, comic and poignant in the telling, and sets the stage for the world to come.< Less
LOCKED UNIVERSE COUNTY JAIL By Leslie Siegel
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LOCKED UNIVERSE A COUNTY JAIL TRUE NOVEL & STAR-CROSSED LOVE GONE BAD a true story "Locked Universe County Jail" is about life at Twin Towers Jail in Los Angeles CA after a tragic... More > romance with a doctor's son who examined women’s pap smears cultures in a lab. Albert was a virgin, a mama's boy; quiet & reserved but sexually explosive when he meets Blondie and how it changed their lives living the LiveUniverse locked. Any names of real people is purely fictional!< Less
Thinking about Health By Peter Tate
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This is the first of three books intended to help patients to get more out of their doctors. This book considers four common doctor statements in some detail: Your cholesterol is a little up. Your... More > blood pressure is a bit high. Your cervical smear (PAP) was not quite normal. Or for the male of the species Your PSA test (Prostate) is a bit up.< Less
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
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Finding civilized life confining, his spirits are raised somewhat when Tom Sawyer helps him to escape one night past Miss Watson's slave Jim, to meet up with Tom's gang of self-proclaimed... More > "robbers." Huck is suddenly interrupted by the reappearance of his shiftless father, who gains custody of Huck and leaves town with him. Pap forcibly moves Huck to his isolated cabin in the woods on the Illinois shoreline. Due to Pap's drunken violence and habit of keeping Huck locked inside the cabin, Huck, during one of his father's absences, elaborately fakes his own death, escapes the cabin, and sets off down river. He settles comfortably, on Jackson's Island on the Mississippi. Here, Huck reunites with Jim, Miss Watson's slave. Jim has also run away after he overheard Miss Watson planning to sell him "down the river" (to presumably more brutal owners). Jim plans to make his way to the town of Cairo in Illinois, a free state, so that he can later buy the rest of his enslaved family's freedom...< Less
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain
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Finding civilized life confining, his spirits are raised somewhat when Tom Sawyer helps him to escape one night past Miss Watson's slave Jim, to meet up with Tom's gang of self-proclaimed... More > "robbers." Huck is suddenly interrupted by the reappearance of his shiftless father, who gains custody of Huck and leaves town with him. Pap forcibly moves Huck to his isolated cabin in the woods on the Illinois shoreline. Due to Pap's drunken violence and habit of keeping Huck locked inside the cabin, Huck, during one of his father's absences, elaborately fakes his own death, escapes the cabin, and sets off down river. He settles comfortably, on Jackson's Island on the Mississippi. Here, Huck reunites with Jim, Miss Watson's slave. Jim has also run away after he overheard Miss Watson planning to sell him "down the river" (to presumably more brutal owners). Jim plans to make his way to the town of Cairo in Illinois, a free state, so that he can later buy the rest of his enslaved family's freedom...< Less
Through the Ice By Mallory M. Richardson
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My name is Annie. I live with my grandparents. It had been almost a year since my parents fell through the ice lake. It was quite tragic for me and even more tragic for my little sister Cassidy. ... More > Gram is very cruel and we are only allowed to address her as "Miss". On the other hand, Pap loves Cassidy and me very much. I told Cassidy that one day that we must run away, because Gram treats us as maids, not family. And so we did. I will not tell you that part, yet. I will start at the very beginning...< Less

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