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  • 1

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Matt Armstrong
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (202)
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    (172)
    Story
    (175)

    Mark Twain's engaging novel about Tom Sawyer, a young, mischievous boy with a nose for trouble and a heart of gold. One of the most enduring American novels, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a jaunty, free-wheeling story that exemplifies the life of a young boy on the frontier in the mid 1800s.

    Craig says: "Entertaining Classic"
    Entertaining Classic

    I decided to give one of the great American classics a try and I wasn't disappointed however I did expect more depth and substance. Overall it is an ..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 08 2012 by Craig (Fort Worth, TX, United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Ian Lynch
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    (8)
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    (7)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, originally published in 1876, was the first novel written on a typewriter. Mark Twain's lively tale of the scrapes and adventures of boyhood is set in St. Petersburg, Missouri, where Tom Sawyer and his friend Huckleberry Finn have the kinds of adventures many boys can imagine: racing bugs during class, impressing girls (especially Beck Thatcher) with fights and stunts in the schoolyard, getting lost in a cave, and playing pirates on the Mississippi River.

    brenty says: "Charming classic"
    Charming classic

    While the narration is a bit over the top (and grating at times: Aunt Polly), it really sets the tone for the tale.

    This book is well writte..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 21 2014 by brenty (United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Christopher Hurt
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    (2)
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    (2)
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    (2)

    This is the hilarious story of the American Everyboy. Join the society of such unforgettable characters as the miscievous Tom, kindly Aunt Polly, the heart-stoppingly beautiful Becky Thatcher, the malevolent Injun Joe and a free-spirited young lad by the name of Huckleberry Finn.

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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 9 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Trevor White
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    (2)
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    Trevor White reads Mark Twain's timeless tale about friendship and loyalty set in America's Deep South. Tom Sawyer is a fun-loving and adventurous boy who always tries to keep one step ahead of his long-suffering Aunt Polly. Who wouldn't want to skip school when there are adventures to be had along the banks of the Mississippi River? Tom gets into plenty of scrapes with his friend Huckleberry Finn. But the innocent and child-like japes turn for the worse as the two boys witness an event that has them fearing for their lives....

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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 6 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Norman Dietz
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (45)
    Performance
    (33)
    Story
    (33)

    The name "Tom Sawyer" is synonymous with the adventures of boyhood. Bold and clever, Tom gets into and out of trouble with an ease many listeners will envy. A story beloved by children, it also has relevance for adults. Twain's beloved classic of growing up in Midwest America is as popular today as when it was first published in 1876.

    Tad Davis says: "Nostalgic fairy tale, but at times quite dark"
    Nostalgic fairy tale, but at times quite dark

    What a pleasure it was to listen to this old story again. When I was a kid, I read it at least once a year, till I was in high school and "put away ch..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 06 2013 by Tad Davis (Philadelphia, PA USA)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Wil Wheaton
    Overall
    (19)
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    (12)
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    Mark Twain's The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is an excursion into boyhood, a return to simple, rural Missouri world of Tom Sawyer, his friends Huck Finn, Becky Thatcher and Aunt Polly. It is a world of summertime and hooky, of pranks and punishments, of villains and adventure, seen through the eyes of a boy who might have been the young Mark Twain himself.

    Scott says: "MOST OF THE BOOK IS MISSING!!!"
    MOST OF THE BOOK IS MISSING!!!

    I purchased the unabridged version (Wil Wheaton performing), I checked and checked that it was unabridged. But when I listened to it, more than half ..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 30 2012 by Scott (Pavilion, NY, United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Garrick Hagon
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    (17)
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    This is the story of a boy's adventures growing up in a small town on the banks of the Mississippi river over 100 years ago. The cheerful, adventurous hero plays truant to form a pirate band and, together with his best friend, Huckleberry Finn, finds fun, excitement, and buried treasure along the shores of the great river.

    Jane says: "Well read, some technical issues"
    Well read, some technical issues

    This is a well-done reading of the classic story, with a lively narrator doing a good job with the various voices, young and old, male and female. In ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 19 2008 by Jane (Wallingford, VT, USA)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Bob Hollands
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (37)
    Performance
    (10)
    Story
    (10)

    Nothing defines Mark Twain better than The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. The popularity of this classic continues to endure. Tom's antics and Twain's dialog need no description. And because of this colorful and sometimes controversial dialog, it is especially good and entertaining in an audiobook format. If you want to know what Mark Twain is all about, you just have to experience The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.

    Jeannie says: "Old, poor quality, monotone"
    Old, poor quality, monotone

    This is by far the worst quality Audible book I've ever gotten. Very disappointing.

    Reviewed on April 23 2009 by Jeannie (Conroe, TX, United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 33 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Robin Field
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    (9)
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    (8)
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    (8)

    Huckleberry Finn may be the greater book, but Tom Sawyer has always been more widely read. Moreover, it is a book that can be enjoyed equally by both children and adults. Twain, who called it a "hymn" to boyhood.

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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (117)
    Performance
    (91)
    Story
    (91)

    Generations of readers have enjoyed the ingenuous triumphs and feckless mishaps of boyhood days on the Mississippi. This classic of American wit and storytelling introduced Tom Sawyer, Becky Thatcher, Aunt Polly, the Widow Douglas, and many other characters to the world; including, of course, the boy who "was cordially hated and dreaded by all the mothers of the town, because he was idle and lawless and vulgar and bad - and because all their children admired him so," Huckleberry Finn.

    Rickapolis says: "AVOID THIS VERSION"
    AVOID THIS VERSION

    I made the colossal error of not noting the narrator of this version of the Twain classic. Dick Hill mangles one of the great novels in the history of..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 25 2011 by Rickapolis (Annapolis, Maryland, United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (6 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (224)
    Performance
    (99)
    Story
    (99)

    This humorous and nostalgic novel takes the listener back to the carefree days of boyhood in Hannibal, Missouri, where Mark Twain grew up.

    Just what did boys do in a small Midwestern town during the mid-1800s, a time when there were no televisions, no arcades, and no videos? They whitewashed fences, floated down rivers, traded marbles, formed secret societies, smoked pipes, and, on occasion, managed to attend their own funerals.

    Dave says: "It's Good to be a Kid Again"
    It's Good to be a Kid Again

    Twain said that part of his mission in writing Tom Sawyer was to remind adults what they once were themselves. Score one for Samuel Clemens! The book'..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 19 2012 by Dave (Whittier, CA)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Richard Henzel
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    Overall
    (10)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    Well known as a "children's book," The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is rich in eloquent and sophisticated language, and filled with realistic characters who become locked in life and death struggles.There is a murder, stolen treasure, and death by starvation. Add to that a love story, a buddy story, and a family drama.

    Tim says: "MARK TWAIN YOU HAVE QUITE AN IMAGINATION"
    MARK TWAIN YOU HAVE QUITE AN IMAGINATION

    mark twain writes about boys in his day that reminds you of some of the things many boys could/would have done in any era. boys will be boys and once ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 17 2011 by Tim (chino, CA, United States)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 14 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (38)
    Performance
    (13)
    Story
    (13)

    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer depicts the life of an imaginative, troublesome boy in the American West of the 1840s. The novel is intensely dramatic in its construction, taking the form of a series of comic vignettes based on Tom's exploits. These vignettes are linked together by a darker story that grows in importance throughout the novel - Tom's life-threatening entanglement with the murderer Injun Joe.

    Tonny says: "Great book, poor narrating"
    Great book, poor narrating

    the narrator makes Tom sound like a little girl, that's really annoying.

    Reviewed on February 01 2010 by Tonny (Herlev, Denmark)
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    The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 42 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Patrick Fraley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (389)
    Performance
    (116)
    Story
    (117)

    The idealized childhood of this fictional hero, based on Mark Twain's own early life, is filled with robust good humor and high-spirited adventures. Yet there is also an in-depth experience of the central South of the 1840s. While romping through fun-filled fantasy, Tom Sawyer shows how morally complicated real life can be.

    Andrea says: "Well worth a listen"
    Well worth a listen

    Both this selection and Huckleberry Finn, read by Patrick Frawley are unbelivably excellent and the best selections I have purchased in the past year ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 12 2003 by Andrea (New Windsor, NY, USA)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Matt Armstrong
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    (102)
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    (87)
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    (86)

    One of the most enduring American novels of all time, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn follows the adventures of Huck Finn and a runaway slave named Jim as they travel down the Mississippi river on a raft--all in order to help Jim win his freedom from slavery. Told in Twain's unique style, Huck Finn's story is one of the greatest tales of love, respect, and human decency, told through the eyes of an unlearned, but big-hearted, boy.

    Jeff says: "A Classic"
    A Classic

    It is a classic story from a much different time in America. The narrator does a great job with all the characters. The derogatory racial words are of..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 01 2011 by Jeff (los angeles, CA, United States)
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    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn: A Signature Performance by Elijah Wood

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Elijah Wood
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (2405)
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    (1889)
    Story
    (1873)

    A Signature Performance: Elijah Wood becomes the first narrator to bring a youthful voice and energy to the story, perhaps making it the closest interpretation to Twain’s original intent.

    James says: "Worthy "signature" premiere"
    Worthy "signature" premiere

    Mr. Wood's narration starts slowly but builds in both intensity and humor. An hour or so in to the book, he hits his stride and never misses a beat f..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 07 2011 by James (Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States)
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    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 22 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Chris Hendrie
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
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    (12)
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    (14)

    Long considered the first great American novel, this delightful classic is brought to life by excellent actor Chris Hendrie, who creates scores of memorable characters. This is a tale of a young runaway boy's adventures on the Mississippi River with his friend Jim, a runaway slave. The unlikely pair survive an incredible journey and become the best of friends, overcoming racism and hardships as they search for freedom.

    Scott says: "Excellent rendition of Huck Finn"
    Excellent rendition of Huck Finn

    I love this reading of Huck Finn..... The genius of the narrator really brings to life this classic!

    Reviewed on August 30 2013 by Scott (Garland, TX, United States)
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    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By B. J. Harrison
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (47)
    Performance
    (42)
    Story
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    Huckleberry Finn is the original American maverick. He chooses the things that feel the most comfortable for him, regardless of what others may say. But when he is forced to flee his home, and comes into company with Jim, a runaway slave, his sound heart collides with his ill-trained conscience.

    Scott Hill says: "Masterpiece!"
    Masterpiece!

    I think this book is just perfect. It is too bad that it has gotten bad press over the years. If you read this book, you will see message Mark Twain..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 03 2014 by Scott Hill ()
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 26 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Jim Donaldson
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    (13)
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    (11)
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    (11)

    This could very well be the definitive American novel. A great success since it was first published. Required reading. Great fun.

    emily says: "Enjoyable"
    Enjoyable

    It was a little a hard to understand the speaker at times, but enjoyed his accents.

    Reviewed on September 28 2012 by emily (QUEEN CREEK, AZ, United States)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By William Dufris
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (118)
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    (29)
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    (30)

    Fleeing the respectable society that wants to "sivilize" him, Huck Finn shoves off with Jim on a rhapsodic raft journey down the Mississippi River. The two bind themselves to one another, becoming intimate friends and agreeing "there warn't no home like a raft, after all. Other places do seem so cramped up and smothery, but a raft don't. You feel mighty free and easy and comfortable on a raft".

    Amazon Customer says: "A true classic"
    A true classic

    Such a fun story. I have loved listening to it this time 'round. This is something I can share with my grandchildren. William Dufris is an excellen..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 18 2010 by Amazon Customer (Utah)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 34 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Norman Dietz
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (66)
    Performance
    (24)
    Story
    (26)

    Revolutionary for its realistic dialogue and uncompromising plot, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is arguably the greatest of all American novels, and a powerful sequel to Mark Twain's lighthearted classic, Tom Sawyer.Join the industrious, fiercely independent young Huck as he escapes his abusive, drunken father and sets out on an unforgettable journey down the Mississippi River.

    Tom says: "Great story-reader does a superior job"
    Great story-reader does a superior job

    This audio rendition was a delight to listen to and I would recommend.

    Reviewed on January 01 2009 by Tom (Germantown, WI, USA)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 17 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Patrick Fraley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (665)
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    (163)
    Story
    (165)

    One of the greatest treats in all world literature, this masterpiece from Mark Twain inspired a literary revolution. The novel offers both brilliant humor and tragedy as Huck and Jim explore the moral dilemmas of slavery and freedom. Huck, the narrator, is shrewd, ingenious, and literal; he reports on everything he sees, which allows the listener to experience the hypocrisy of "sivilization".

    Andrea says: "Terrific interpretion of an excellent story"
    Terrific interpretion of an excellent story

    Both this selection and Tom Sawyer, read by Patrick Frawley are unbelivably excellent and the best selections I have purchased in the past year since ..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 12 2003 by Andrea (New Windsor, NY, USA)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 13 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Jim Killavey
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (38)
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    (8)
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    (9)

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) is commonly accounted as one of the first Great American Novels. It was also one of the first novels ever written in the vernacular, or common speech, being told in the first person by the eponymous Huckleberry "Huck" Finn, best friend of Tom Sawyer.

    thunder road says: "chuckle, think and feel"
    chuckle, think and feel

    I have read “Huck Finn” over ten times, and it always wins my heart. I am amazed that ole’ Samuel Clemens can still make me chuckle, think and feel.....Show More »

    Reviewed on October 18 2007 by thunder road (Thousand Oaks, CA)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 28 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Robin Field
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    (1)
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    (1)

    Twain's classic novel tells the story of a teenaged misfit who finds himself floating on a raft down the Mississippi River with an escaping slave, Jim. In the course of their perilous journey, Huck and Jim meet adventure, danger, and a cast of characters who are sometimes menacing and often hilarious. Underlying Twain's good humor is a dark subcurrent of Antebellum cruelty and injustice that makes The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn a frequently funny book with a serious message.

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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Don Hagen
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    (7)
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    (3)
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    (3)

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, written by Mark Twain has been popular since it was first published in 1884. It is known for its colorful and often scathng look at the people and places along the Mississippi River at a time when racism was an entrenched attitude in Southern antebellum society. The strong point of view, masterful depiction of dialects, and confrontations of issues of prejudice and race have inspired crtics to dub it “the great American novel”.

    morton says: "A Great Audio of this Classic Novel"
    A Great Audio of this Classic Novel

    This is a not to be missed classic, filled with adventure, humor and all of the sights, smells and rhythms of the Mississippi River. The cast of chara..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 16 2010 by morton (Rego Park, NY, United States)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (29)
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    (12)
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    (12)

    Tom was "under strict orders not to play with him", so he played with him every time he got the chance. Mark Twain took his most outrageous and outcast character (and perhaps the one he loved the most), Huckleberry Finn, from the book and wrote his own Adventures. This giant work, in addition to entertaining boys and girls for generations, has defined the first-person novel in America, and continues to demand study, inspire reverence and stir controversy in our time.

    Nothing really matters says: "Great story, wonderfully narrated."
    Great story, wonderfully narrated.

    It's trite to call this a classic, so let me remind you why it's a classic. It's an engaging, fun, and beautifully written adventure story. It'll ma..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 23 2014 by Nothing really matters (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 21 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Tom Parker
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (132)
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    (26)
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    (25)

    Huck Finn is a homeless rebel who loves freedom more than respectability. He isn't above lying and stealing, but he faces a battle with his conscience when he meets up with a runaway slave named Jim. Jim is trying to escape to a free state in the North while his owner wants to sell him to a slave trader down river. Huck knows that helping Jim will bring trouble, but can he turn in a man who only wants to be free?

    Lisa Ann Paul says: "One of the Best!"
    One of the Best!

    Great narration! In a novel that features vernacular speech and a lot of different (and in some cases archaic) accents, this narrator nails them all a..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 19 2006 by Lisa Ann Paul (San Francisco, CA USA)
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    The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Tim Behrens
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (2)
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    (2)
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    (2)

    Published in 1885, this sequel to Tom Sawyer tells an entrancing tale of mischievous boys during the old steamboat days on the Mississippi River. Huckleberry Finn and his pal Tom Sawyer run away from home and venture down the Mississippi on a raft. Until their final return up the river, they encounter thrilling, funny and pathetic incidents which succeed one another in rapid succession. The story especially depicts the old social order of that era and reveals its problems. This audiobook version has received high acclaim throughout the United States.

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    The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 11 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Richard Henzel
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (26)
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    (7)
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    (6)

    Thirteen-year-old Huck runs away from his alcoholic and abusive father in a stolen canoe. Hiding on a wooded island, he comes upon a slave named Jim, who is also fleeing--from slavery. The two set off down the Mississippi on a piece of a raft, each in search of his own kind of freedom.

    Jane Lee says: "J"
    J

    This is a fun book. If anyone missed out on reading it when they were a kid, get it now. It would probably be more enjoyable for an adult. Its not chi..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 04 2010 by Jane Lee (Gainesville, Florida United States)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Patrick Fraley
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
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    (9)
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    (9)

    One of the greatest treats in all world literature, this masterpiece from Mark Twain is revolutionary. It offers both brilliant humor and tragedy as Huck and Jim explore moral dilemmas of slavery and freedom. Huck, the narrator, is shrewd, ingenious, and literal--he reports on everything he sees, which allows the listener to experience the hypocrisy of "sivilization." This superb reading by Patrick Fraley is rich in the color and adventurous spirit of the Mississippi River.

    Colette says: "Very Enjoyable"
    Very Enjoyable

    The narration was a little over-dramatic but I got used to it. I enjoyed the story very much.

    Reviewed on October 18 2011 by Colette (United States)
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    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Dick Hill
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (61)
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    (10)
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    (12)

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is one of the first great American novels. The book is noted for its innocent young protagonist, its colorful description of people and places along the Mississippi River, and its sober and often scathing look at the entrenched attitudes, particularly racism, of the time. The journey of Huck and his friend Jim, a runaway slave, down the Mississippi River on their raft may be one of the most enduring images of escape and freedom in all of American literature.

    Vera says: "Too bad"
    Too bad

    The narrator's voice and reading style was so grating, we couldn't get through the first chapter.

    Reviewed on February 17 2008 by Vera (brooklyn, NY, USA)
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    Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
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    (50)
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    (17)
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    Twain's classic tale of a young boy and his runaway slave friend, Jim, is still one of the best novels about human nature ever written. Readers will delight in the many wonderful episodes, including a deadly feud, the comic grumblings of the Duke and the King and Tom Sawyer's grand scheme to rescue Jim from captivity.

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    Tom Sawyer Abroad

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 44 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Norman Dietz
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    (15)
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    (3)
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    (3)

    Two of the greatest heroes in children's literature, Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn, join forces in this classic tale from master storyteller Mark Twain. Tom and Huck are kidnapped by a mad scientist in a balloon-powered airship who plans to fly around the world then crash in flames - taking the boys with him. But when the madman falls overboard during a storm over the Atlantic Ocean, the youngsters are forced to use all their wits to save themselves from further perils aboard the runaway airship.

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    Tom Sawyer Abroad

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Erik Sellin
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    (5)
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    This once-celebrated sequel of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn picks up right where Tom, Huck, and Jim's travels along the Mississippi ended. Tom enjoys his status as "Tom Sawyer the Traveler" and hopes to further his reputation. Little does he know how far his desire to stay ahead of his biggest rival will take them this time - overseas in an eccentric inventor's balloon!

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    Tom Sawyer Abroad

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 52 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
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    Tom and Huck have both ranged the length of the Mississippi, but, as Huck declares, "Do you reckon Tom Sawyer was satisfied after all them adventures?....No, he wasn't. It only just pisoned him for more." So the two boys head off to see the unveiling of a futuristic airship - only to be kidnapped by its mad inventor! But when the inventor goes overboard in a storm, it's up to Tom and Huck to take control of the airship as it heads out over the seething ocean toward the unknown.

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    Tom Sawyer, Detective

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 7 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Erik Sellin
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    Tom and Huckleberry Finn get rescued from spring fever when they take a serendipitous trip to visit Tom's Uncle Silas. But little did the family know Tom would be the one to rescue Uncle Silas - and much more.

    Leslee says: "absolutely a sleeper"
    absolutely a sleeper

    boring but great if you want your little ones to fall asleep fast!

    Reviewed on October 19 2008 by Leslee (brentwood, TN, USA)
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    Tom Sawyer, Detective

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 3 mins)
    • By Mark Twain
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
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    A return trip down the Mississippi River to Uncle Silas's farm is just the beginning of a yarn that includes twins, a diamond heist, a confidence man, a murder, and enough twists and turns to satisfy an avid mystery fan.

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    Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer Among the Indians

    • UNABRIDGED (7 hrs and 45 mins)
    • By Mark Twain, Lee Nelson
    • Narrated By Grover Gardner
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In 1885, while The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was becoming one of the best-selling American classics of modern times, Mark Twain began this sequel in which Huck Finn, Tom Sawyer, and Jim head west on the trail of two white girls kidnapped by Sioux warriors. Fifteen thousand words into the work, Twain stopped in the middle of a sentence, never to go back. The unfinished story sat on dusty shelves for more than a hundred years until author Lee Nelson decided to finish it.

    Robert Whale says: "pretty good"
    pretty good

    Trying to write in another authors voice is not easy, as an example take the attempt by Robert Goldsborough to copy Rex Stout's Nero Wolfe novels, the..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 24 2008 by Robert Whale ()