'Plain' orphan Jane Eyre is not expected to amount to much. A pleasant existence as a governess is all she is supposed to hope for - but Jane desperately wants more. And an appointment at the gothic mansion of Thornfield offers her more than she could ever dream of - including a chance at real love. But when tragedy strikes, she will have to use all her bravery, spirit and resolve to overcome her supposed fate, and forge her own destiny.
This classic novel challenges conventions of desire, family, class and just how much of our identity we are willing to give up for those we love.
A beloved classic and undisputed masterpiece, Charlotte Brontë's Jane Eyre explores class, society, love and religion through the eyes of one of fiction's most unique and memorable female protagonists.
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Loved TWILIGHT? Then you’ll adore Jane Eyre...
You can’t choose who you fall in love with.
For Jane Eyre, orphan and impoverished governess, the last person she should want is the only person she needs: her employer, Rochester.
Not only is he socially inaccessible, he’s also a man of few words and many secrets – and one of his secrets is so terrible it could destroy everything he and Jane hold dear...