Young Goodman Brown

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Barrett Kendall Publishing, Limited, Jan 1, 2007 - Fiction - 42 pages
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Hawthorne's classic tale of a young Puritan's meeting with the Devil.

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User Review  - Julie - Goodreads

Read for Literary Interpretation class This almost had shades of The Screwtape Letters, but to me it really showed that we are all susceptible to evil. We seem to always see the worst in ourselves ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kabrina - Goodreads

4.5 stars out of 5 My first Nathaniel Hawthorne story and will definitely read more. I absolutely loved it. Will reread to take it in more fully. I was reminded of Irving's "The Legend of Sleepy ... Read full review

About the author (2007)

Born in 1804, Nathaniel Hawthorne is known for his historical tales and novels about American colonial society. After publishing "The Scarlet Letter" in 1850, its status as an instant bestseller allowed him to earn a living as a novelist. Full of dark romanticism, psychological complexity, symbolism, and cautionary tales, his work is still popular today. He has earned a place in history as one of the most distinguished American writers of the nineteenth century.

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