Pseudonym of Samuel Langhorne Clemens. Son of a merchant, spent his
childhood and adolescence in the banks of the Mississippi River.
Orphaned as a very small, conducted numerous activities to earn a
living that will give you endless adventures journalist walking printer,
clerk, apprentice and coxswain boat correspondent. He was noted for
his comic books and ironic anecdotes, which appeared in several U.S.
newspapers. His works are characterized by knowing how to use
accessible to the general public and have an exquisite irony
Mark Twain is the author of such popular works such as the
aforementioned "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" (1876), "The
Prince and the Pauper" (1882), "Life On The Mississippi" (1883),
"The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn "(1884)," A Yankee In The
Court Of King Arthur "(1889) and" The Pretender Americano
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is the story of a few months in the life of
this child who lives in a small town in the southwestern United States
on the Mississippi . Raised by his Aunt Polly who wants heart but it
undergoes a discipline that makes it absurd and unpleasant. Tom
contemplated the world much differently than adults do with having to
live with. Precisely because there is this distance with their fun and
entertaining nobles reactions. More wild and rebel against this world of
older people is his friend Huckleberry Finn Tom the ideal partner that is
envied by other children which provide for living a life that they would
like to wear. Live together humorous and dramatic that may leave more
gracefully than it would have done any adult adventures. At the end
both Tom and Huck will end up being taken to the context of people
who grow up and stop being children.
Tom Sawyer: protagonist of the book, young nephew of Ms. Polly,
imaginative and rebellious child. He had always wanted to travel, be a
pirate, play, but mostly to prove to everyone that he was a hero and be
the point of care, cunning and very human.
Aunt Polly: simple soul woman, aunt of Tom, was diplomatic and Tom
Ben Rogers: mocking boy gang, her walk was a mixture of jumps, leaps
Huckleberry Finn: son of the town drunk, a friend of Tom, hated by
society for being bum. It lacked education, participated in a series of
adventures beside Tom.
Joe Harper: Tom intimate friend.
Becky Thatcher: classmate Tom, was the new girl in the county had blue
eyes, blonde hair, usually combed with long braids. Tom is lost in the