How many books did Mark Twain write?

Answer Samuel Langhorne Clemens adopted the pseudonym Mark Twain in 1863. His writing career produced 24 books; nine of those books were non-fiction. He also wrote 34 short stories, 43 essays, and one poe... Read More »

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Why were Mark Twain's books banned?

Those with ability to restrict book distribution have sometimes banned Mark Twain's books, particularly "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" and "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn." Reasons include matt... Read More »

What did mark twain do?

he wrote books He didn't just write books, he got his fake name from a riverboat on the Mississippi. his real name is Samuel Clemens. His Father's name is John Marshell Clemens, His mother's name ... Read More »

What other pseudonym did mark twain use?

Mark Twain, author of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer," used several pseudonyms before settling on Twain. His other pseudonyms included W. Epaminondas Adrastus Perkins and Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass.... Read More »

Why did Mark Twain change his name?

We do not know for sure why Sam Clemens changed his name to Mark Twain. We do, however, know how he got the name; that knowledge gives us some clues.Original nameMark Twain's birth name was Samuel ... Read More »