The Scarlet Letter Summary
Nathaniel Hawthorne

Everything you need to understand or teach The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne.

  • The Scarlet Letter Summary & Study Guide
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  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
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The Scarlet Letter Overview

The Scarlett Letter is a classic novel by author Nathaniel Hawthorne. In this novel, Hester Prynne, is a married woman who came to Boston ahead of her husband. Her husband reportedly died at sea. Hester became pregnant despite her husband’s absence, causing the governor to sentence her to prison and to wear a scarlet letter declaring her an adulterer. Hester, however, refuses to name the man with whom she committed adultery despite the multiple attempts by the local clergy to convince her to do so

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