Mark Twain

Mark Twain

Mark Twain was born in Florida, Missouri, USA on November 30th, 1835 and passed away at the age of 74 on April 21st, 1910.

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Mark Twain Stats: The highest rated book by Mark Twain on Book Notification is The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, the first novel in the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn series. The second-highest rated book is The Prince and the Pauper, a Standalone novel.

The most read book by Mark Twain on Book Notification is The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, the 3rd novel in the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn series. The second most read book is The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn #1).

Below is a complete list of Mark Twain books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series. The most popular series by Mark Twain is the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Series.

List of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Books in Publication Order

List of Diaries Of Adam and Eve Books in Publication Order

List of Standalone Novels in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
The Gilded Age
1873
2
A Murder, a Mystery and a Marriage
1876
3
8.5
The Prince and the Pauper
1881
4
8.2
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court
1889
5
The American Claimant
1892
6
The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson
1893
7
3
Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc
1896
8
A Double Barrelled Detective Story
1902
9
A Dog's Tale
1904
10
King Leopold's Soliloquy
1905
11
A Horse's Tale
1907
12
The Adventures of Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass
1928
13
The Adventures of Colonel Sellers
1965
14
Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven
2008

List of Short Stories/Novellas in Publication Order

List of Short Story Collections in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
7
The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County and Other Stories
1867
2
Eye Openers
1871
3
Screamers
1871
4
Mark Twain's Sketches
1872
5
Sketches New and Old
1875
6
The Stolen White Elephant
1882
7
Merry Tales
1892
8
The 1,000,000 Pound Bank-Note, and Other New Stories
1893
9
The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg and Other Stories
1900
10
The $30,000 Bequest and Other Stories
1906
11
The Mysterious Stranger and Other Stories
1916
12
Punch, Brothers, Punch
1989
13
Alonzo Fitz and Other Stories
2004

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Mark Twain's Letters From Hawaii
1866
2
9.5
The Innocents Abroad
1869
3
8
The Innocents at Home
1869
4
Mark Twain's Burlesque Autobiography; and, First Romance
1871
5
8
Roughing It (With: Rodman W. Paul)
Roughing It (With: Rodman W. Paul)
1872
6
The Awful German Language / Die schreckliche deutsche Sprache
1880
7
8
A Tramp Abroad
1880
8
8
On the Decay of the Art of Lying
1880
9
10
Life on the Mississippi
1883
10
How to Tell a Story and Other Essays
1897
11
Following the Equator
1897
12
English as She is Taught
1900
13
What is Man? and Other Essays
1906
14
My Debut as a Literary Person
1906
15
Christian Science
1907
16
Is Shakespeare Dead?
1909
17
Mark Twain's Speeches
1910
18
8
The Bible According to Mark Twain
1995
19
Mark Twain: The Complete Interviews (With: Gary Scharnhorst)
Mark Twain: The Complete Interviews (With: Gary Scharnhorst)
2006
20
Letters from the Earth
2009

List of Autobiography Of Mark Twain Books in Publication Order

List of The Year of the Cat Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
A Cat of a Different Color (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Annie Reed, Louisa Swann, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Ray Vukcevich, Dory Crowe)
A Cat of a Different Color (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Annie Reed, Louisa Swann, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Ray Vukcevich, Dory Crowe)
2020
2
A Cat of Perfect Taste (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Saki , Charles Dudley Warner, Philip Gilbert Hamerton, Kari Kilgore)
A Cat of Perfect Taste (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Saki , Charles Dudley Warner, Philip Gilbert Hamerton, Kari Kilgore)
2020
3
A Cat of Disdainful Looks (With: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rudyard Kipling, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Ray Vukcevich, John Adams, Jodi Lyn Nye)
A Cat of Disdainful Looks (With: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Rudyard Kipling, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Ray Vukcevich, John Adams, Jodi Lyn Nye)
2020
4
A Cat of Strange Lands (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, E. Nesbit, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Kent Patterson, Meyari McFarland, Leigh Saunders)
A Cat of Strange Lands (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, E. Nesbit, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Kent Patterson, Meyari McFarland, Leigh Saunders)
2020
5
A Cat of Cozy Situations (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Ed Gorman, Carole Nelson Douglas, Dean Wesley Smith, W.W. Jacobs, Mary A. Turzillo, Dory Crowe)
2020
6
A Cat of Space and Time (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Andre Norton, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Cordwainer Smith, Geoffrey A. Landis, Mary Turzillo, Daemon Crowe)
A Cat of Space and Time (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Andre Norton, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Cordwainer Smith, Geoffrey A. Landis, Mary Turzillo, Daemon Crowe)
2020
7
A Cat of Heroic Heart (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Carole Nelson Douglas, E. Nesbit, Jamie Ferguson, Lisa Silverthorne, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Liz Pierce)
A Cat of Heroic Heart (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Carole Nelson Douglas, E. Nesbit, Jamie Ferguson, Lisa Silverthorne, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Liz Pierce)
2020
8
A Cat of Roving Nature (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Emile Zola, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dory Crowe, C.J. Erick, Sylvia Warner)
A Cat of Roving Nature (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Emile Zola, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dory Crowe, C.J. Erick, Sylvia Warner)
2020
9
A Cat of Artistic Sensibilities (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Henry Slesar, Joan Aiken, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Mary Turzillo)
A Cat of Artistic Sensibilities (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Henry Slesar, Joan Aiken, Annie Reed, Stefon Mears, Dean Wesley Smith, Mary Turzillo)
2021
10
A Cat of Fantastic Whims (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, E. Nesbit, Jamie Ferguson, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Geoffrey A. Landis, Liz Pierce)
A Cat of Fantastic Whims (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, E. Nesbit, Jamie Ferguson, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Dean Wesley Smith, Geoffrey A. Landis, Liz Pierce)
2021
11
A Cat of Feral Instincts (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Arthur Conan Doyle, Edgar Allan Poe, Brigid Collins, Dean Wesley Smith, Pamela Sargent, Jamie McNabb, Mary Turzillo, N. Margaret Campbell)
A Cat of Feral Instincts (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Arthur Conan Doyle, Edgar Allan Poe, Brigid Collins, Dean Wesley Smith, Pamela Sargent, Jamie McNabb, Mary Turzillo, N. Margaret Campbell)
2021
12
A Cat of Romantic Soul (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Anthea Sharp, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Bonnie Elizabeth, Dean Wesley Smith, Kari Kilgore)
A Cat of Romantic Soul (By: Kristine Kathryn Rusch, Anthea Sharp, Annie Reed, Lisa Silverthorne, Bonnie Elizabeth, Dean Wesley Smith, Kari Kilgore)
2021
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List of Mark Twain Anthologies in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Atlantic Harvest: Memoirs of the Atlantic
1947
2
6
50 Great American Short Stories
1963
3
21 Great Stories
1969
4
Adventure Stories for Boys and Girls
1985
5
Unknown California
1985
6
Famous and Curious Animal Stories
1989
7
Great Baseball Stories
1990
8
Spells of Enchantment
1991
9
Prose and Poetry of the American West
1991
10
The Little Book of Horrors: Tiny Tales of Terror
1992
11
100 Hair-Raising Little Horror Stories
1993
12
Writing New York
1998
13
The Best of Jim Baen's Universe
2007
14
San Francisco Noir 2
2009
15
50 Classic Novellas
2011
16
Demons: Encounters with the Devil and His Minions, Fallen Angels, and the Possessed
2011
17
A Cairo Anthology: Two Hundred Years of Travel Writing
2013
18
Citing Atheists: Quotes of Agnosticism, Non-Theism, Skepticism, Irreligion, Free Thought, and Philosophy
2015
19
The Dover Anthology of Cat Stories
2015
20
Favorite Love Stories
2017
21
The Further Crossovers of Sherlock Holmes
2017
22
The Driftless Reader
2017
23
Living to Tell the Horrid Tales
2017
24
Writers: Their Lives and Works
2018
25
Animals We Love
2019
26
American Midnight
2019
27
30 Eternal Masterpieces of Humorous Stories
2019
28
A Cat of Disdainful Looks
2020
29
Classic Cat Stories
2020
30
The Dover Anthology of Classic Christmas Stories
2023
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Mark Twain: Biography

Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens) was born on November 30th, 1835. Mark passed away April 21st, 1910 at 74 years old. Mark Twain was born in Florida, Missouri, USA.

Mark Twain is probably best known for his Non-Fiction Books. There are currently 20 books available. The first was released in 1866 with the book Mark Twain's Letters From Hawaii. The most recently released book was Letters from the Earth which was released in 2009.

Mark Twain: Awards & Accolades

Twain's books have won multiple awards, Extracts from Adam's Diary won the Audie Award, Best Multi-Voiced Narration, in 2000. Eve's Diary won the Audie Award, Best Multi-Voiced Narration, in 2000. Demons: Encounters with the Devil and His Minions, Fallen Angels, and the Possessed won the Bram Stoker Awards, Superior Achievement in an Anthology, in 2011.

Mark Twain books have also been nominated for multiple awards, Letters from the Earth was nominated for the Audie Award, Best Original Work, in 1997. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was nominated for the Audie Award, Best Male Narrator, in 2000.

Related Authors

The most common authors followed by users who also follow Mark Twain are:

  1. Stephen King, author of The Dark Tower Series.
  2. J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter Series.
  3. George Orwell, author of the novel: 1984.
  4. Harper Lee, author of the To Kill a Mockingbird Series.
  5. Dan Brown, author of the Robert Langdon Series.

Mark Twain: F.A.Q

When was Mark Twain Born?

Mark Twain was born on November 30th, 1835.

When did Mark Twain die?

Mark Twain died on April 21st, 1910 at 74 years old.

Where was Mark Twain Born?

Mark Twain was born in Florida, Missouri, USA.

What book awards has Mark Twain won?

Extracts from Adam's Diary: Audie Award Best Multi-Voiced Narration (2000).
Eve's Diary: Audie Award Best Multi-Voiced Narration (2000).
Demons: Encounters with the Devil and His Minions, Fallen Angels, and the Possessed: Bram Stoker Awards Superior Achievement in an Anthology (2011).

What was the first book Mark Twain wrote?

The first novel written by Mark Twain was The Jumping Frog, published in 1865.

What was the most recent book Mark Twain wrote?

His most recently released work was The Invalid's Story on February 8th, 2019.

How many books has Mark Twain written?

Mark Twain has written 64 books across 12 series, excluding contributions to anthologies.
  • 6 books in the Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Series
  • 2 books in the Diaries Of Adam and Eve Series
  • 14 Standalone Novels
  • 6 Short Stories/Novellas
  • 13 Short Story Collections
  • 20 Non-Fiction Books
  • 3 books in the Autobiography Of Mark Twain Series

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    Cindy M
    Cindy M
    7 months ago

    What would we do without Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer! Also, The Jumping Frog was another goodie. The former two books are a staple in schools and no matter how many years I taught, the kids enjoyed his books. Mark Twain, a classic!

    LRH900
    LRH900
    2 months ago

    Th first author to really catch my attention. I have read many of his books but all long ago.

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