• "This classic story will stay with you through life, and always remind you of the things that you knew were important when you first read it"

  • "Whet juvenile appetites with Tom, his entrepreneurial spirit and his taste for treasure-hunting adventure. A paean to true boyhood"

  • "The language is hard to begin with but the hero is one of the most endearing in literature"

    Michael Morpurgo, Daily Telegraph
  • "Twain had a gift for reliving the innermost feelings of growing up, the insecurity, fears and hopes that lie beneath the swagger that young boys maintain. He turned them into literature"

    Daily Mail
  • "Tom and Huck Finn are as immortal as their swashbuckling friendship"

    Daily Mail