Edith Wharton (Jan 24, 1862 – Aug 11, 1937) was an American novelist and short story writer, her most known works are The House of Mirth and The Age of Innocence. She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature on multiple occasions. Wharton first attempted to write at the age of six. Major themes of her works came from her family relationship. Ethan Frome is a novel by Edith Wharton. The story is set in New England, in a fictional town of Starkfield. Frome is a simple man with a long story of chasing his dreams. He does his mundane business every day, but something about him draws eyes of bystanders, including a nameless narrator, who was intrigued with Frome’s story, which was never told clearly by anyone in his town. What was the Frome’s story, which has left its distinct mark in history of his town? Read and find out!