Manga Classics by Crystal S. Chan

Manga Classics

The rascal Tom Sawyer can't stay out of trouble for a single minute! In this tale full of childhood mischief, adventure, and trouble, Tom turns the Mississippi town of St. Petersburg on its ear nearly every day - but there's a darker side to this town as well. When his childish adventures take a deadly turn, Tom and his outcast friend, Huckleberry Finn, must find a way to rise to the challenge, or else...!Manga Classics presents the charming and ...

Details Manga Classics

TitleManga Classics
Release DateMay 3rd, 2018
PublisherUdon Entertainment
GenreSequential Art, Manga

Reviews Manga Classics

  • Melissa
    Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn are a pair of mischievous boys, determined to find an adventure even if they have to make it up as they go along. Chan and Chan's adaptation wonderfully depicts the boys' lively, carefree movements and attitudes with a combination of Twain's original text and dialog and new illustrations. As with most manga, presented characters are incredibly expressive and help carry the emotions and motives of the story without ...
  • Teresa
    I read Tom Sawyer when I was in 8th grade and don’t remember it all that well. I remember the movie more (I have it but haven’t watched it in years), and I remember being extremely frightened of Injun Joe! This Manga Classics edition keeps that fear from the villain in a way that holds true to the original writing of the novel at well as using gorgeous art to show some of the frightening thing that Tom and Huck witness. Tom is just a boy who ...
  • Soobie can't sleep at night
    I liked it a bit better than Huck Finn... And it was also less difficult to read it, from a linguistic point of view. I guess I should read the Cliff's Notes for both book, though. I fear I missed tons of references to the context and I think my understanding of the whole book is not complete.Anyway, it seems to me that this book is a bit more lively than Huck's. Tom does a lot of things to keep the reader interested. There's a trip to the island...
  • Chris
    That's cute