Longtime Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton says two Mark Twain books ‘didn’t age very well’

After six Dr. Seuss books were pulled from publication last week, longtime Reading Rainbow host LeVar Burton identified two well-known books by 19th century American author Mark Twain that “didn’t age very well.”

During an interview with Joshua Jackson on MSNBC on Saturday, Burton pointed to The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.

“Talk about how you’ve seen this evolve over time. I’m sure there are books that maybe you’ve read or seen that were, you know, popular or bestsellers that in retrospect, you might look back at and go, ‘That didn’t age very well,'” Jackson asked.

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