Young Goodman Brown

Narrated by: John L. Chatty
Length: 32 mins
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The story takes place in Salem, Massachusetts, part of Puritan New England, which was a common setting for Hawthorne's work. Its theme is one often used by Hawthorne: the conflict between good and evil in human nature and, in particular, the problem of public goodness and private wickedness.
Public Domain (P)1980 Jimcin Recordings

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Deep!

One of my sons was assigned to read this, and because I wanted to be able to discuss it with him, I decided to listen to it. Holy moly! This is deep. I read somewhere that this is one of Stephen King's favorite short stories. Very thought provoking!