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The House of the Seven Gables by Nathaniel Hawthorne
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Sep 02, 11

bookshelves: american-literature, fiction
Read from August 24 to September 01, 2011 — I own a copy, read count: 2

Both times I've read this book I've done so only because it was assigned. This time around, I appreciated Hawthorne's writing much more, and he does an excellent job of moving the plot along without making the ending totally obvious. It's not an easy read, but it's a worthwhile one, if only for the lesson reminding us to learn from the past but live in the present.
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08/24/2011 "Re-reading for class"
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