Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Nathaniel Hawthorne

Born on the fourth of July in 1804, Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote the stories that lie at the heart of the American Romantic movement. His portraits of colonial life reflect his Puritan heritage and offer fascinating profiles of individuals who strive for freedom from social conventions.

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    • The Scarlet Letter

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Ian Lynch
    • Length: 7 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Scarlet Letter tells the story of Hester Prynne, who gives birth two years after separation from her husband and is condemned to wear the scarlet letter A on her breast....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Trust Me-- Try It!

    • By Savannah on 06-23-14

    Regular price: $6.96

    • The House of the Seven Gables

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Anthony Heald
    • Length: 11 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 271
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 203
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      4 out of 5 stars 207

    In a sleepy little New England village stands a dark, weather-beaten, many-gabled house....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A Classic Thriller

    • By E. Pearson on 12-03-10

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Young Goodman Brown

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: B.J. Harrison
    • Length: 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 140
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 126
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    How long would you walk, if the Devil sauntered up to you of an evening, and journeyed alongside of you?

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoyable

    • By Russell Bernard on 04-13-18

    Regular price: $0.83

    • A Wonder Book

    • Greek Mythology Come Alive
    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Bobbie Frohman
    • Length: 5 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 36
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      4 out of 5 stars 30
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    The colorful characters from Greek mythology come alive in exciting adventures captured by the author of The House of the Seven Gables and The Scarlet Letter....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • TERRIBLE narrator!!!!!

    • By Dianna on 04-26-11

    Regular price: $6.29

    • The Nathaniel Hawthorne Audio Collection

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: James Naughton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 5
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    On July 28, 1851, Nathaniel Hawthorne's wife left their house in Western Massachusetts to visit relatives. Hawthorne and his 5year-old son Julian stayed behind....

    Regular price: $21.67

    • The Birthmark

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Walter Covell
    • Length: 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 51
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      4 out of 5 stars 45
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      3.5 out of 5 stars 45

    A devoted scientist marries a beautiful woman with a single physical flaw: a birthmark on her face....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Bland uninspired

    • By Kindle Customer on 10-02-12

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Tanglewood Tales

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: Walter Zimmerman
    • Length: 6 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
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    Nathaniel Hawthorne has taken some of the most striking and exciting Greek legends and adapted them for young readers....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A wonderful book that intices the imagination.

    • By Wendol on 11-10-17

    Regular price: $19.95

    • The Ambitious Guest

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: B. J. Harrison
    • Length: 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
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      4 out of 5 stars 64

    A vicious tempest is raging on a New England mountainside....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Rather Dull Story, Excellent Narration

    • By Admiralu on 02-26-18

    Regular price: $0.69

    • The Gorgon's Head

    • From a Wonder Book for Boys and Girls
    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: David Plinge
    • Length: 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 2
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    Nathaniel Hawthorne's retelling of the story of Perseus and the Gorgon, Medusa - the lady with snakes for hair - whose gaze will turn you to stone....

    Regular price: $5.99

    • Mosses from an Old Manse

    • By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
    • Narrated by: George Doyle
    • Length: 18 hrs and 42 mins
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    Many of the tales collected in "Mosses from an Old Manse" are allegories and, typical of Hawthorne, focus on the negative side of human nature...

    Regular price: $7.35

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