Jane Eyre

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Longman, Feb 1, 1988 - Fiction - 74 pages
57 Reviews
Having grown up an orphan in the home of her cruel aunt and at a harsh charity school, Jane Eyre becomes an independent and spirited survivor - qualities that serve her well as governess at Thornfield Hall. But when she finds love with her sardonic employer, Rochester, the discovery of his terrible secret forces her to make a choice. Should she stay with him whatever the consequences or follow her convictions, even if it means leaving her beloved?

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User Review  - Alex - Goodreads

I really dug the first half of Jane Eyre. The characterization is wonderful; the writing is first-class. What threw me, halfway through, was the lunatic wife; I'd been cruising along with this well ... Read full review

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User Review  - Natalie - Goodreads

The first time I read Jane Eyre I was a tween. I thought she was a bit of a prude, but got caught up in her love story nonetheless. In my college reading, I thought she was a bit sadomasochistic (a ... Read full review

Contents

The Reed family
1
Lowood
6
Leaving Lowood
12
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Charlotte Bront? (1816-1855) was an English novelist and

Charlotte Bront? (1816-1855) was an English novelist and poet. She was the eldest of the three Bront? sisters, all o poet. She was the eldest of the three Bront? sisters, all of whom were gifted writers. The most prolific of the three sf whom were gifted writers. The most prolific of the three sisters, Charlotte authored a number of children's stories asisters, Charlotte authored a number of children's stories as well as several novels, including "Shirley", "Villette", an well as several novels, including "Shirley", "Villette", and "The Professor". She published her first success, "Jane Eyd "The Professor". She published her first success, "Jane Eyre", under the pseudonym Currer Bell in 1847. re", under the pseudonym Currer Bell in 1847.