What ever happened to those little boys, Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer? They grew
up that’s what. In the spring of 1860, General Beauregard fired on Fort Sumter
and the now twenty-four year old boys can’t wait to sign up to fight the Yankees.
In the first battle of the war Tom is wounded and Huck brings him back to
Missouri. But along the way they run into trouble and Huck ends up saving the life
of a sixteen-year old Yankee soldier who deserts and travels to Missouri with the
Once in Missouri the Yankee, whose name is Jed, leaves for California. A month
later Huck and Tom set out for San Francisco where Tom hopes to catch a ship
headed for China. Huck goes along to keep Tom company, but plans on returning
to Missouri when Tom sails.
Jed never makes it to California, Tom sets sail but never reaches China and Huck
never sees Missouri again. Twelve years later they come together in the town of
Redemption Colorado to fight a greedy rancher and his army of hired guns.
Huck is now a famous lawman, Tom a widower and Jed is the infamous Laramie
Kid, a notorious gunfighter.
REDEMPTION is an incredible sequel to HUCKLEBERRY FINN, intertwined
stories that take place between 1860 and 1873. They are stories of growth and
learning, stories of change as told through the reminiscences of a sixty-year old
Huck Finn. They are also adventure stories that dovetail together for the climax.