Meet Jane Eyre through her autobiography (as written by Charlotte Bronte). A brilliant coming of age novel, Jane Eyre also tackles issues of social class, sexuality, morals, religion, and feminism.
Jane is an orphan who must overcome her loveless childhood as she goes to work as a governess at Thornfield Hall. She is a multi-layered character who embodies the qualities of independence, Christianity, individuality, and passion.
About the Author
Charlotte Bronte (1816-1855) was an English writer, the eldest of the three Bronte sisters who lived to adulthood and achieved literary success. Jane Eyre was originally published under the pseudonym Currer Bell.