FC: By Mickey Li | The Life of Mark Twain
1: He was born as Samuel Clemens on November 30, 1835. As a boy, he loved steamboats and always wanted to be a riverboat pilot. Samuel Clemens lived in Hannibal, Missouri. | Mark Twain's Childhood | Young Samuel Clemens
2: Before Mark Twain Started Writing | Before Mark Twain started Writing | After his father's death, he was working as a printer's apprentice. Mark Twain had many jobs, including a riverboat pilot until the Civil War broke out. | A Steamboat | Gold Miners
3: When Mark Twain was an Author | He was a renowned author. Mark Twain started writing in the late 1860's. In his life, he wrote over 30 works of literature, including Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn! | Mark Twain's house in Hartford, CN
4: His Legacy | Mark Twain lived a rich and eventful life, and he was one of America's best authors. Many people say that he is the father of American Literature. Mark Twain-his story, his legacy, and his legend will live forever.
5: Bibliography | "The History and Life of Mark Twain"