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Published by 1st World Library - Literary Society .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Collections & anthologies of various literary forms,
  • Literary Collections,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Literature: Classics,
  • General,
  • Literary Collections / General,
  • American - General,
  • Reference

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11823357M
ISBN 101421807807
ISBN 109781421807805

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About the Book Tom Sawyer, Detective follows Twain's popular novels The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and Tom Sawyer Abroad. In this novel, Tom turns detective, trying to solve a murder. Twain plays with and celebrates the detective novel, wildly popular at the time.   One was Tom Sawyer Abroad (), and the other is this short novel in which Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder, as narrated by Huck Finn. It is a satire of the immensely popular detective novels of the time. Tom's Uncle Silas, a preacher in Arkansas, is doing poorly because a rich neighbor, Brace Dunlap, /5(7). Tom Sawyer Detective, for instance, is a piece of a very good narrative evolving the entangled plot and ingeniousness of its main protagonist who saves the day. Entertaining as they are, these stories do not raise any social issues as it was the case of their predecessors/5.   Tom Sawyer attempts to solve a mysterious murder in this burlesque of the immensely popular detective novels of the time. Like Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the story is told using the first-person narrative voice of Huck :