Intriguing and informative…
Fawkes’s exciting biography of Charlotte Brontë takes readers on Brontë’s journey of becoming a writer as she explores Bronte’s loss ridden childhood and difficult youth — from co-authoring the dramatic saga of a fantasyland, Glass Town, with her sisters Emily and Anne and brother Branwell to her job as a governess and difficulties she faced while trying to get published as a woman writer. Drawing on a wealth of letters and poetic works, Fawkes skillfully explores the realization of Brontë’s writing career. Fawkes sorts through different layers of Brontë’s trying childhood and paints an intriguing portrait of the author as a resolute, highly independent, and actively ambitious woman. Young readers will find Charlotte Brontë’s life immensely intriguing and take pleasure diving into the world of this fiery, striving woman.
Charlotte Brontë Before Jane Eyre
by Glynnis Fawkes
Pub Date 24 Sep 2019
PRICE $17.99 (USD)
Categories: Children's Non Fiction