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Huckleberry Finn

Classics retold
Huckleberry Finn

  • Mark Twain's classic tale of escape and adventure rivetingly retold for today's readers.
  • Clearly written in a modern, approachable style to introduce young readers to much-loved classic stories.
  • Includes informative notes on both the author and the original text.

To get away from his violent, drunken father, Huckleberry Finn fakes his own death and lives wild in the woods. He soon meets Jim, a runaway slave, and the two outcasts set off on a dangerous journey down the mighty Mississippi river, in search of freedom.


Key Stage: KS2/3 E; Age 8+

Lexile Measure: 850L

Author/Editor: From the story by Mark Twain