Nathaniel Hawthorne -- The House of the Seven Gables
Or, if he preferred the nineteenth century, this same ox-cart driver could select Moby Dick by Herman Melville or The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Pat Conroy -- The Water is Wide
Lemony Snicket -- The Reptile Room
Nathaniel Hawthorne has a great short story called "The Man of Adamant" (1837).
Thomas C. Foster -- How to Read Literature Like a Professor
It’s Nathaniel Hawthorne Month in English.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- Speak
As Mr. Nathaniel Hawthorne has said, the thing is a humbug, and if it is not, so much the worse for us; for the spirits who present themselves at table-turnings and the like, must be those who have failed to get into the eternal world, and are still cluttering up ours, like a kind of spiritual dust.
Margaret Atwood -- Alias Grace
I also thought of a Nathaniel Hawthorne short story called "The Birthmark."
James Patterson -- Kiss the Girls
Chaucer was there, as were Roger Bacon, Alexandre Dumas, Cervantes, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Jonathan Swift.
James A. Owen -- Here, There be Dragons
Sock it to me, baby, which means, roughly, the same thing, has been adopted by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s descendants with no qualms or hesitations at all, along with let it all hang out and right on!
Robert MacNeil and William Crane -- Do You Speak American?