Audiobook: Scarlet Letter (version 2)

Scarlet Letter (version 2) cover

Scarlet Letter (version 2)

1 - 00a - The Custom-House—Introductory to 'The Scarlet Letter'


Audiobooks Genres



This book tells the story of Hester Prynne, a young woman who conceives a child while her husband is missing at sea. The Puritan Elders of the New England settlement of Boston, where she lives, condemn her to wear a scarlet letter A to signify her adultery. She refuses to name her lover, and he too keeps his silence, but with a terrible cost.

The tale is prefaced with an account of the Salem Custom-house where Nathaniel Hawthorne was working when he began writing The Scarlet Letter. Summary by Cori Samuel

You are listening Scarlet Letter (version 2) by Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Liked what you heard? Share it with your friends and family!.
To report a problem or copyright issue, send the page link to the email address listed on our Contact page


The Share button is completely free of charge