Jane Eyre Author:Charlotte Bronte In Charlotte Bronte's Jane Eyre, an independent woman must decide if the heartaches that come with love and trust are too high a price to pay. Eyre, an intelligent but lonely young girl, is all alone in the world. Sent to live with unkind relatives, Jane's fate grows even crueler when she is torn from her family's household and forced to live in... more » an orphanage. Surviving years of deprivation, illness, and despair, Jane becomes a governess, and is hired by a Mr. Rochester to look after his young daughter. Jane's new post brings her into a world of high society, romantic intrigue, and dark family secrets. When Mr. Rochester asks Jane to marry him, it seems that against all odds her fate is finally secure and true love is rightfully hers. However, shocking revelations about Mr. Rochester's mysterious past suddenly surface, and Jane flees the house and the man who have brought her so much pain. Have love and security slipped through Jane's fingers forever, or can Mr. Rochester regain her trust and win her heart again?
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