Mark Twain was an American writer, journalist, and publisher. Among his most famous novels are «The Adventures of Tom Sawyer» and its sequel, "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. " His wit and satire, in prose and in speech, earned praise from critics and peers. Most of his finest work includes many genres such as humor, satire, and philosophical fiction. «Sketches New and Old» is a wonderful collection of short stories like "My Watch, " "The Jumping Frog, " "The Story of the Bad Little Boy, " and "Niagara. "