Travel back to Boston, Massachusetts as it existed in the 1642 for this classic tale of Puritanical Romance and sin. Meet Hester Prynne, who has a baby from an adulterous affair, and must wear a scarlet A on her dress to represent her shameful act. She refuses to name the father, so her long-lost husband sets out to expose her lover. This classic tale is a must-read for everyone as it explores the nature of sin and purity.
About the Author
Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864) wrote some of the timeless classics we all know and love including The Scarlet Letter, Twice-Told Tales, and The House of the Seven Gables. He was part of the Romantic Movement, though specifically, he would be considered Dark Romanticism.