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Stock Your Shelves: November Releases

Happy Halloween! It seems it’s always time for another Stock Your Shelves post, but I can’t believe October is already over. Before we know it, it’ll be Thanksgiving, and then Christmas time and time to debate over your favorite books of the year. 584 more words

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Review: Jane Eyre at Exeter Barnfield Theatre

Exeter Express and Echo online (31 October 2014)

The Brontë Season at the Barnfield got off to a spine-chilling start last night with Jane Eyre – not least due to an astonishing solo performance from Alison Campbell. 448 more words

Exeter

WHOA ROMANCE

Ok so my love life can be summed up in one word -“nonexistent” for this I blame the literary world. Maybe I should explain. I really enjoy a good love story, not the Fabio type but just the hint of the will they won’t they thing. 504 more words

We Should All Be Like Jane

Do you think I can stay to become nothing to you? Do you think I am an automaton?–a machine without feelings? and can bear to have my morsel of bread snatched from my lips, and my drop of living water dashed from my cup? 114 more words

Brontë Factions

I consider myself very much a Brontë fan – a love sparked both by the sisters’ novels and by Juliet Barker‘s fine, huge, rich, incredibly detailed biography of the whole family. 507 more words

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Academic Update

Get ready. This post is about to get super real.

The past three weeks has been the most overwhelming of my life. I knew this Oxford experience would be academically rigorous, but I completely underestimated the intensity. 376 more words

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rather an ugly man

“I told her he was rather an ugly man, but quite a gentleman; and that he treated me kindly, and I was content.”

— Charlotte Bronte, Jane Eyre

Literature