DANGEROUS WATER: A BIOGRAPHY OF THE BOY WHO BECAME MARK TWAIN
"There are 20 pages of chapter notes, but this biography is too good to be confused with literary criticism. Powers calls out "mark twain" and leads us on Samuel Clemens's dangerous, poignant, and delightful voyage against the current."
An eloquent portrait of the American Renaissance's greatest writer as a young man. Powers is the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of eight books. Read full book review >