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Stepping-Up to the Plate

Chasing the Last Laugh: Mark Twain’s Raucous and Redemptive Round-the-World Comedy Tour by Richard Zacks is a well-researched, in-depth book about the famous author’s financial problems which precipitated a speaking tour around the globe. I have always been a Twain … Continue reading

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Mark Twain

Over the years I’ve read and seen much of the work of this master. Today, I finished reading The Prince and the Pauper. It was delightful.  Written in Old English, the book took some time for me to read as … Continue reading

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