Mark Twain

By Matthew BaiRossi

Mark Twain

Mark Twain was a famous American novelist who was known all across America. He wrote many different books that are still in print today. His books are read today and liked by many people. He also made many famous quotes. You will learn a lot more about Mark Twain.

Childhood Of Mark Twain

Mark Twain's real name was Samuel Clemens. He was born on November 30th, 1835 in Florida, Missouri. Most of his childhood was spent in Hannibal, Missouri. He had six siblings, four boys and two girls. His parents name were John and Jane.

Adult life of Mark Twain

During his adult life Mark Twain married Olivia Langdon. They had four children. The only one that survived to a older age was Clara all the others died at a young age. He got his education as a printer and an author. This is when he wrote many different novels and series that became known across America.


Mark Twain wrote many different books. Many if not all are all still in print today. He was known all across America for his writing skills and famous quotes. He was the first in a long time to have a book stay in print. These are some of his accomplishments.
Now you have learned a lot more about Mark Twain. Someday maybe you will read a book of his or quote. If somebody asks you about Mark Twain you could tell them about him. Maybe you will want to become a author like him.