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20 Reasons to Read The Scarlet Letter

Hawthorne has many takeaways for the writer and the reader

The author stands behind The Manse in Concord, Mass, where Hawthorne wrote “The Scarlet Letter.” Photo by Mary Jane Murphy-Bowne. Scarlet A patch from gift shop in Salem, Mass.

Hey, fans of literature! Walter “Down with” Bowne here.

So — you read Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter — whether you want to or you were forced in English class.

It’s boring. Nothing happens. The plot — well — what plot is there? The language…

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Walter Bowne

Walter Bowne

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This “trophy husband” writes on just about everything. Follow him on Spotify and Youtube: Down with Bowne (rhymes with clown) and Walter Bowne.