In the first couple chapters Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer find $12,000 in a cave.  They decided to keep the money and save it. Then the kids meet Jim. He is the slave in the book. Then Tom Sawyer decide to start a gang call the Tom Sawyer’s gang. At first they thought it was a good idea but now they are rethinking it. They make an oath saying that if someone tries to leave the gang they will kill their family. Also Jim is in an all white society that is a slave. So he has to obey the rules of everyone else.

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  1. Kait 2 years ago

    Jordan, thank you for sharing this piece. I really like the simplicity of this and how you introduce the very beginning of the novel. Keep up the good work!

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