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The trouble begins at 8 : a life of Mark Twain in the wild, wild West / by Sid Fleischman.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780061344312 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0061344311 (trade bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780061344329 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 006134432X (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: xiii, 224 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Greenwillow Books, c2008.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: 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.

Available copies

  • 23 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 2 copies at Wilmington Memorial Library.

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0 current holds with 23 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Wilmington Memorial Library Kids Biography Twain (Text) Children's Biography Available -
Wilmington Memorial Library Teen Biog Twain (Text) Young Adult/Teen Biography Available -
Subject: Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 > Childhood and youth. > Juvenile literature.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 > Homes and haunts > West (U.S.) > Juvenile literature.
Authors, American > 19th century > Biography > Juvenile literature

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