The Scarlet Letter Author:Nathaniel Hawthorne The Puritans thought Hester Prynne's crime unforgivable. She was convicted,imprisoned-and then forced to wear, forever, a public reminder of her sin. The scarlette Letter. The Letter was unending punishment: it set Hester apart from society, it tormented her days and haunted her soul. — But the Letter haunted others, as well. It mystery turned R... more »oger Chillingworth from a gentle healer into a man driven by revenge. Its meanining burned into Rev. Arthur Dimmesdale's heart, as deadly as cancer. And its power loomed over the life of Hester's daughter, the uncontrollable child Pearl.
Four people would be destroyed by a tangled web of guilt and secrets, unless one of them had the courage-and love-to reveal the truth of- The Scarlette Letter.« less