The Scarlet Letter written by legendary author Nathaniel Hawthorne is widely considered to be one of the top 100 greatest books of all time. This great classic will surely attract a whole new generation of readers. For many, The Scarlet Letter is required reading for various courses and curriculums. And for others who simply enjoy reading timeless pieces of classic literature, this gem by Nathaniel Hawthorne is highly recommended. Published by Classic House Books and beautifully produced, The Scarlet Letter would make an ideal gift and it should be a part of everyone's personal library.