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The trouble begins at 8 : a life of Mark Twain in the wild, wild West

Author: Sid Fleischman
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Recording for the Blind & Dyslexic, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : Elementary and junior high school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Here, in high style, is the story of a wisecracking adventurer who came of age in the untamed West. A rebel who surprised himself by becoming the most famous American of his time.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Mark Twain; Mark Twain
Material Type: Biography, Elementary and junior high school, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Sid Fleischman
OCLC Number: 317888799
Notes: Originally published: New York : Greenwillow Books, ©2008. 1st ed.
Target Audience: [Grades 3-7].
Description: 1 audio disc : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: The man who made frogs famous --
Eggs, three cents a dozen --
The gingerbread kid --
Upside down and backwards --
The riverboat rajah --
The cruel river --
Sam and the fortune teller --
Two weeks as a warrior --
The buffalo that climbed a tree --
Thieves, murderers, and desperados --
Gold, ten cents an acre --
Sam and the petrified man --
The duel at dawn --
Sam in the big city --
The slouching man --
The talking bluejay --
The water boy from Jackass Hill --
Goodbye, Sam; hello, Mark --
The sandwich chronicles --
The trouble begins at 8 --
The great holdup --
Twain attempts to behave --
Golden Gate, so long.
Other Titles: Trouble begins at eight
Responsibility: Sid Fleischman.

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Here, in high style, is the story of a wisecracking adventurer who came of age in the untamed West. A rebel who surprised himself by becoming the most famous American of his time.

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