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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn | Study Guide

Mark Twain

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Author

Mark Twain

Year Published

1884

Type

Novel

Genre

Argument, Fiction, Satire

Perspective and Narrator

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is told from a first-person point of view with Huck Finn, a 13- or 14-year-old boy, acting as the narrator. Huck tells of his adventures with Jim and Tom Sawyer in the pre-Civil War South.

Tense

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is told in the immediate past tense.

About the Title

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn takes its name from the lead character, who leaves the civilization of home for an adventure with a runaway slave on the Mississippi River.

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