The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

By:  Asha Pearse
Mark Twain
Dan Gibson

9781486708628
Hardback
USD $16.99 CAD $21.99 Available

Available
04/01/2016

8.8 X 11.3 in
32 pg


7 - 12 ( Intrest Age )
1 - 4 ( US School Grade Age )
960

Description

Get to know Tom Sawyer and his friends as he gets into all kinds of shenanigans on the Mississippi River. In addition to being a fun read, this beautifully illustrated story teaches about friendship and knowing when to do the right thing.

This adapted and condensed fully illustrated version of the tale by Mark Twain will introduce young readers to the beloved characters from the original and give them a taste of the adventure-filled classic.

About the 10 Minute Classics series: The 10 Minute Classics series is a great introduction to classic literature, designed to spark a love for great stories and an openness to the classics as reading skills progress. These short, fully illustrated dust-jacketed picture books introduce key characters, storylines, and settings to engage young readers. A broad range of titles is now available, including: Moby Dick, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, Little Women, and more.

Author Bio

Asha Pearse is a freelance designer and illustrator working within publishing. Her work is a collaboration of quirky hand drawn and painted elements and cut out printed textures, brought together in a layered collage. She likes to sneak her old ginger cat Aubrey into her pictures. Asha lives in Oxfordshire, where she drinks a lot of tea and eats too much cake. She also really likes robots and stars.


Dan Gibson is originally from Detroit, Michigan, but relocated to Tennessee to pursue his passion for the creative arts. In addition to actively developing his talent on guitar, Dan has written and told many stories. This is his first children's book to be published. Dan lives with his pug, Pugsly, and French bulldog, Gus, in Franklin, TN.