'There comes a time in every boy's life when when he has a raging desire to go somewhere and dig for hidden treasure' Impish, daring young Tom Sawyer is a hero to his friends and a torment to his relations.
For wherever there is mischief or adventure, Tom is at the heart of it.
During one hot summer, Tom witnesses a murder, runs away to be a pirate, attends his own funeral, rescues an innocent man from the gallows, searches for treasure in a haunted house, foils a devilish plot and discovers a box of gold.
But can he escape his nemesis, the villainous Injun Joe?
BACKSTORY: Find out some fascinating facts about the author and have a go at a game of marbles!
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 368 pages, maps
- Publisher: Vintage Publishing
- Publication Date: 06/09/2012
- Category: Classic
- ISBN: 9780099573685