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I picked this book up as part of penguin's half price sale last december to be honest, i knew very little about it other than what i'd learnt from watching the teenage film easy a, that an adulterous woman living in a puritan community is forced to wear a large, scarlet letter 'a' on. The scarlet letter is a romantic work of fiction in a historical setting, written by nathaniel hawthorne it is considered to be his magnum opus.
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