"The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County" by Mark Twain
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This Mark Twain story is also known as "Jim Smiley and His Jumping Frog" and as "The Notorious Jumping Frog of Calaveras County."
-Accelerated Reader AR Quiz No. 8604 EN Fiction IL: UG - BL: 6.9 - AR Pts: 0.5.
-Twain’s language of one hundred and fifty years ago has been extensively modernized.
-A short Introduction and Commentary is included.
-Every effort has been made to keep the text as close to the original text as possible.
-Some misspellings have been kept as they are understandable are an integral part of Twain’s colorful language.
-Modern readers will better understand, enjoy, and appreciate the story that made Mark Twain famous.
For more short stories in easy to understand modern English search for “George Lakon” and www.EasyStories.net.

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Published December 27, 2013 200 pages
Genres: Children's Books, Literature & Fiction, Nature & Wildlife, Science & Math, Action & Adventure, History, Humor & Entertainment, Education & Reference, Westerns. Fiction

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Harold Berson's fluid line drawings -- full-page, half-page and amusingly marginal -- are as good-humored and deflating as the stories.

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