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Book review: Jane Eyre, the ultimate romance

Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte

Book description: Orphaned into the household of her Aunt Reed at Gateshead, subject to the cruel regime at Lowood charity school, Jane Eyre nonetheless emerges unbroken in spirit and integrity. 424 more words

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If It Has the Word Love In It, It Must Be A Romantic Novel--Three Books That Should Never Be Classified As Romantic.

So, I was thinking a lot about romantic novels–not to be confused with romance novels, which a are a completely different, wonderful thing–and became increasingly horrified when I realized what novels were considered to be romantic. 1,933 more words

Review of K.M. Weiland's Annotated Jane Eyre

“If you don’t have time to read, you don’t have the time (or the tools) to write.” (Stephen King).

We cannot be effective writers unless we are fueled by powerful words.

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Charlotte Brontë is my Spirit Animal

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The author listed in the title of this post wrote my favorite book. (I don’t actually have favorites.. so I guess it is more the book that I would choose if I could only choose one book to read for the rest of my life.) 10 points to any Harry Potter house of your choice if you can guess the book in… 817 more words

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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë

Title: Jane Eyre
Author: Charlotte Brontë
Publisher: Penguin
Publication date: 1847
Number of pages (my sample): 447
ISBN: 0142437204

Jane Eyre is a fictional biography, telling the story of a girl from her childhood, until her early twenties. 389 more words

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FWIW: Your Weekly Guide to The Good Stuff

Usually this is the Monday Funday recap of the weekend’s box office results, but anyone who doesn’t suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome and who wants to know that Lucy trumped Hercules (true story — brains over brawn, huh huh), can head over to… 585 more words

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Jane Eyre, and the Lengthy, Passionate, Descriptive Sentence

While I was writing Post Rock Limestone Caryatids, I often thought of Jane Eyre. I’d read Charlotte Bronte’s classic while I was in college, many years ago, in… 752 more words

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