Audiobook Review: The Adventures of Tom Sawyer by Mark Twain, performed by Nick Offerman

I know what you might be thinking, “Isn’t that the book we had to read back in High School that used the N word a lot?” Yes…and…no. Tom Sawyer does use some racial obloquy from time to time, but it pales in comparison to the later novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Yes, it is the 21st century and no one should use that word, but this novel is a staple of American literature and the author is using authentic vernacular. Also note; The Adventures of Tom Sawyer was written in 1876 by Mark Twain, not 1981 by current United States Attorney General Jeffrey Sessions.

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