Mark Twain was the pen name of American author Samuel Langhorne Clemens (1835-1910). He is best known for his Tom Sawyer & Huck Finn books among many other great novels. His work received universal praise from critics and peers alike, and he counted presidents, artists and royalty among his friends.

Mark Twain became a published author in 1867 with the short story The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County. His first novel would be published in 1873, which was The Gilded Age: A Tale of Today. Below is a list of Mark Twain’s published works in order of when they were originally released:

Publication Order of Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn Books


The Adventures of Tom Sawyer(1876) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn(1885) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tom Sawyer Abroad(1894) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Tom Sawyer Detective(1896) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer Among the Indians and Other Unfinished Stories(1989) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Diaries Of Adam and Eve Books


Extracts from Adam's Diary(1904) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eve's Diary(1906) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels


The Gilded Age(1873) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Prince and the Pauper(1881) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson(1884) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc(1886) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court(1889) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The American Claimant(1892) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Double Barrelled Detective Story(1902) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Dog's Tale(1904) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
King Leopold's Soliloquy(1905) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Horse's Tale(1907) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven(1909) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Adventures of Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass(1928) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Murder, a Mystery and a Marriage(1945) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Adventures of Colonel Sellers(1965) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections


The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County(1867) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eye Openers(1871) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Screamers(1871) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mark Twain's Sketches(1874) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sketches, New and Old(1875) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Stolen White Elephant(1882) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Merry Tales(1892) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The 1,000,000 Pound Bank-Note(1893) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg(1900) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The $30,000 Bequest and Other Stories(1906) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Mysterious Stranger and Other Stories(1916) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Alonzo Fitz and Other Stories(2001) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books


The Innocents Abroad(1869) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mark Twain's Autobiography and First Romance(1871) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Innocents At Home(1872) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Roughing It(1872) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Tramp Abroad(1880) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Life on the Mississippi(1883) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Following the Equator(1897) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
How to Tell a Story and Other Essays(1897) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
English As She is Taught(1900) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
What is Man?(1906) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
My Debut as a Literary Person(1906) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Christian Science(1907) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Is Shakespeare Dead?(1909) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Mark Twain's Speeches(1910) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Letters from the Earth(1962) Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: The Gilded Age was co-authored by C.D. Warner. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court is also known as A Yankee at the Court of King Arthur. The Adventures of Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass was written under the name of Thomas Jefferson Snodgrass.

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