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Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Definition U.S. writer of novels and short stories mostly on moral themes and perhaps best remembered for The Scarlet Letter (1804-1864)
  • Chaucer was there, as were Roger Bacon, Alexandre Dumas, Cervantes, Nathaniel Hawthorne, and Jonathan Swift.
    James A. Owen  --  Here, There be Dragons
  • I also thought of a Nathaniel Hawthorne short story called "The Birthmark."
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • 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
  • THE HOUSE OF SEVEN GABLES by Nathaniel Hawthorne
    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
  • Nathaniel Hawthorne!
    Lemony Snicket  --  The Reptile Room
  • 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?
  • 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
  • NATHANIEL HAWTHORNE, Rappaccini's Daughter," 1844.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Alias Grace

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