Jane Eyre

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HarperCollins Publishers Limited, 2010 - Fiction - 490 pages
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'I am no bird; and no net ensnares me; I am a free human being with an independent will.'

Bronte's infamous Gothic novel tells the story of orphan Jane, a child of unfortunate circumstances. Raised and treated badly by her aunt and cousins and eventually sent away to a cruel boarding school, it is not until Jane becomes a governess at Thornfield that she finds happiness. Meek, measured, but determined, Jane soon falls in love with her brooding and stormy master, Mr Rochester, but it is not long before strange and unnerving events occur in the house and Jane is forced to leave Thornfield to pursue her future.

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Re read this book for a course I took at Oxford. Rereading this book is always a pleasure . Read full review

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Four stars I really liked this book. I think it started off a little slow, I didn't really care about her exploits at her school, or during her childhood for that matter. I really appreciate a ... Read full review

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About the author (2010)

Charlotte Brontė (1816-1855) was an English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontė sister authors. Her novels are considered masterpieces of English literature - the most famous of which is Jane Eyre.

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