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Jane Eyre's Hidden Story

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Author: Tennant, Emma
Publication Date:Nov 2002
Publisher:HarperCollins Publishers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $60.95
Book Description:

The daughter of the celebrated Parisian actress C#65533;line Varens, Ad#65533;le is a homesick, forlorn eight-year-old when she is first brought to Thornfield Hall by Edward Fairfax Rochester, her mother's former lover and -- though the grand estate's brooding lord refuses to acknowledge it -- quite possibly Ad#65533;le's father. Lonely and ill at ease in the cold, unfamiliar English countryside, the sad, precocious child longs to return to the glitter of Paris ... and to the arms...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Historical / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):15.24 x 22.86 x 2.309 cm
Book Weight:0.489 Kilograms
Author Biography
Tennant, Emma (Author)
Emma Tennant was born in London, England on October 20, 1937. Before becoming an author and editor, she worked as a journalist for Queen magazine and Vogue. Her first novel, The Color of Rain, was written under the pseudonym of Catherine Aydy in 1963. The novels written under her own name included The Time of the Crack, The Last of the Country House Murders, Hotel de Dream, The Bad Sister, Alice Fell, Queen of Stones, Two Women of London: The Strange Case of Ms. Jekyll and Mrs. Hyde, Faustine, Pemberley, and An Unequal Marriage. She also wrote several memoirs including Strangers: A Family Romance, Girlitude: A Memoir of the 50s and 60s, Burnt Diaries, and Waiting for Princess Margaret. She founded and edited the literary journal Bananas and was the editor the Viking series Lives of Modern Women. She died from posterior cortical atrophy, a rare form of Alzheimer's disease, on January 21, 2017 at the age of 79.


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