Jane Eyre

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  • Paperback
  • 592 pages
  • Jane Eyre
  • Charlotte Brontë
  • English
  • 10 May 2017
  • 0141028165

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Jane Eyre A troubled childhood strengthens Jane Eyre s natural independence and spirit which prove necessary when she becomes governess at Thornfield Hall When she finds love with Rochester, the discovery of his terrible secret forces her to make a choice This book ties in with a BBC1 programme to be shown in December. Download Jane Eyre – scottishhomebakingawards.co.uk

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10 thoughts on “Jane Eyre

  1. Sean Barrs the Bookdragon says:

    Reader, I gave it five stars Please let me tell you why Jane Eyre is the quintessential Victorian novel It literally has everything that was typical of the period, but, unlike other novels, it has all the elements in one story At the centre is the romance between Jane and Rochester, which is enhanced by gothic elements such as the uncanniness of the doppleganger and the spectre like qualities of Bertha In addition, it is also a governess novel these were an incredibly popular type of stor Reader, I gave it five stars Please let me tell you why Jane Eyre is the quintessential Victorian novel It literally has everything that was typical of the period, but, unlike other novels, it has all the elements in one story At the centre is the romance between Jane and Rochester, which is enhanced by gothic elements such as the uncanniness of the doppleganger and the spectre like qualities of Bertha In addition, it is also a governess novel these were an incredibly popular type of storytelling in the age and for it to be combined with gothic elements, which are interposed with a dualistic rela...

  2. Nataliya says:

    Yes, I suppose you can view this book mostly as a love story That s what I did at age 13 but that s why I was left disappointed back then.Or you can view this as an story of formation of a strong and independent female protagonist, a nineteenth century feminist, light years ahead of its time And that s what left my now closer to thirty than twenty self very satisfied and, quite frankly, rather impressed view spoiler The guy kept his wife in the attic Seriously no Just no You don t ge Yes, I suppose you can view this book mostly as a love story That s what I did at age 13 but that s why I was left disappointed back then.Or you can view this as an story of formation of a strong and independent female protagonist, a nineteenth century feminist, light years ahead of its time...

  3. Vinaya says:

    FIVE REASONS WHY JANE EYRE WOULD NEVER BE A BESTSELLER IN OUR TIMES 5 Four hundred odd pages of purely descriptive writing4 Overt religious themes and moral preaching3 A plain Jane heroine who stays plain No makeovers to reveal a hitherto hidden prettiness that only needed an application of hydrogen peroxide and some eyebrow plucking to emerge full blown.2 The world is not well lost for love In the war between se...

  4. Cristin says:

    I could bang Mr Rochester like a screen door till next Tuesday That s not all I got from this book, honestly

  5. Miranda Reads says:

    Though you have a man s vigorous brain, you have a woman s heart and it would not do It would do, I affirmed with some disdain, perfectly well. Oh Jane, you wondrously bold and beautiful gal After she was orphaned, Jane Eyre was sent to live with her maternal uncle and his wife Mrs Reed When her uncle dies, he forces his wife to swear to love, nurture and care for Jane as if she was their own child Unsurprisingly, Mrs Reed is not pleased in the least with this arrangement and doesThough you have a man s vigorous brain, you have a woman s heart and it would not do It would do, I affirmed with some disdain, perfectly well. Oh Jane, you wondrously bold and beautiful gal After she was orphaned, Jane Eyre was sent to live with her maternal uncle and his wife Mrs Reed When her uncle dies, he forces his wife to swear to love, nurture and care for Jane as if she was their own child Unsurprisingly, Mrs Reed is not pleased in the least with this arrangement and does the absolute bare minimum towards Jane She spoils her three biological children but sees Jane as a wicked, conniving and devilish child despite ample evidence againstI know that had I been a sanguine, brilliant, careless, exacting, handsome, romping child though equally dependent and friendless Mrs Reed would have endured my presencecomplacently her children would have entertained for meof the co...

  6. Jeffrey Keeten says:

    Jane, be still don t struggle so like a wild, frantic bird, that is rending its own plumage in its desperation I am no bird and no net ensnares me I am a free human being, with an independent will which I now exert to leave you I am glad that in 1847 Charlotte Bronte made the decision to publish her novel under a male pseudonym Currer Bell had a much better chance of being published than Charlotte Bronte and, with reviewers and readers assuming that she was in fact a male writer, al Jane, be still don t struggle so like a wild, frantic bird, that is rending its own plumage in its desperation I am no bird and no net ensnares me I am a free human being, with an independent will which I now exert to leave you I am glad that in 1847 Charlotte Bronte made the decision to publish her novel under a male pseudonym Currer Bell had a much better chance of being published than Charlotte Bronte and, with reviewers and readers assuming that she was in fact a male writer, allowed the novel a chance to be weighed properly without prejudice Jane Eyre became a bestseller The question is, of course, would the novel have been so successful or even published at all if CHARLOTTE BRONTE had been emblazoned on the cover I like to think that some editor would have realized the bloody brilliance of the st...

  7. emma says:

    I am a very pretentious person.I try to seem hip and cool and relatable and down with the teens and of course I totally am all of those things but also I have my tendencies toward pretension It s who I am Just last night I shuddered at the idea of popular music, like some kind of eight hundred year old gremlin.I am not proud of this side of me, but it s who I am And also it is important background information for you, dear Reader, going into this review That direct address to yo I am a very pretentious person.I try to seem hip and cool and relatable and down with the teens and of course I totally am all of those things but also I have my tendencies toward pretension It s who I am Just last night I shuddered at the idea of popu...

  8. Dana Ilie says:

    For years I ve been saying that Jane Eyre is my favorite novel of all time and that it is The character of Jane is, to me, one of the most admirable and appealing fictional characters of all time Poor and plain she may be, but ...

  9. Cecily says:

    Child neglect, near death, a dash of magical realism, the power of love, the powerlessness of the poor, sexual rivalry, mystery, madness andIt is as powerful as ever but is it really a love story, given Rochester s Svengali tendencies, or is it a life story His downfall and her inheritance make themequal, but is it really love on his part I m not sure, which is what makes it such a good book just not necessarily a love story I also like the tension between it being very Victo Child neglect, near death, a dash of magical realism, the power of love, the powerlessness of the poor, sexual rivalry, mystery, madness andIt is as powerful as ever but is it really a love story, given Rochester s Svengali tendencies, or is it a life story His downfall and her inheritance make themequal, but is it really love on his part I m not sure, which is what makes it such a good book just not necessarily a love story I also like the tension between it being very Victorian in some obvious ways, and yet controversially modern in oth...

  10. Matthew says:

    I read this book back in High School I hated it I thought it was boring and stupid and all I wanted to do was spread the word that this book was terrible and no one should read it I had it marked one star on Goodreads and it had a home on my least favorite shelf.Well, I have been waiting years to find the perfect place to use this gif I reread in late August, early September 2017 I have to say that I should probably reread everything I read bank in High School to get a better perspective I I read this book back in High School I hated it I thought it was boring and stupid and all I wanted to do was spread the word that this book was terrible and no one should read it I had it marked one star on Goodreads and it had a home on my least favorite shelf.Well, I have been waiting years to find the perfect place to use this gif I reread in late August, early September 2017 I have to say that I should probably reread everything I read bank in High School to get a better perspective I enjoyed the book quite a bit this time The story in intricate and dark Jane Eyre is a tragic hero who does her best through the whole book but keeps encountering unfortunate situation after unfortunate situation The story held my interest a lotthan some other classic novels I have read My only complaint was a few times certain plot points were belabored I found myself saying, Okay, I get it, let s move on So, everyone, if you remember a book from your youth with less than enthusias...