Reader, I married him: stories inspired by Jane Eyre
This collection of original stories by today's finest women writers takes inspiration from the famous line in Charlotte Brontë's most beloved novel, Jane Eyre.
A fixture in the literary canon, Charlotte Brontë is revered by readers all over the world. Her books featuring unforgettable, strong heroines still resonate with millions today. And who could forget one of literatures' best-known lines: "Reader, I married him" from her classic novel Jane Eyre?
Part of a remarkable family that produced three acclaimed female writers at a time in 19th-century Britain when few women wrote, and fewer were published, Brontë has become a great source of inspiration to writers, especially women, ever since. Now in Reader, I Married Him, twenty of today's most celebrated women authors have spun original stories, using the famous line from Jane Eyre as a springboard for their own flights of imagination.
Reader, I Married Him will feature stories by:
Unique, inventive, and poignant, the stories in Reader, I Married Him pay homage to the literary genius of Charlotte Brontë, and demonstrate once again that her extraordinary vision continues to inspire readers and writers.
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|Last Update||2018-05-26 23:36:46PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-05-27 00:28:02AM|
|auth_author2||Briscoe, Joanna (Novelist)., Chevalier, Tracy,, Chevalier, Tracy., Donoghue, Emma, 1969-, Dunmore, Helen, 1952-, Freud, Esther., Gardam, Jane., Grant, Linda, 1942-, Gunn, Kirsty., Hadley, Tessa., Hall, Sarah, 1974-, Hill, Susan, 1942-, McCracken, Elizabeth., Mohamed, Nadifa, 1981-, Niffenegger, Audrey., Park, Patricia (Fiction writer)., Prose, Francine, 1947-, Serpell, Namwali, 1980-, Shafak, Elif, 1971-, Shriver, Lionel., Vickers, Salley., Wyld, Evie.|
|author2-role||Briscoe, Joanna(Novelist).To hold, Chevalier, Tracy,editor., Chevalier, Tracy.Dorset gap, Donoghue, Emma,1969-Since first I saw your face, Dunmore, Helen,1952-Grace Poole her testimony, Freud, Esther.Transference, Gardam, Jane.It's a man's life, ladies, Grant, Linda,1942-Mash-up, Gunn, Kirsty.Dangerous dog, Hadley, Tessa.My mother's wedding, Hall, Sarah,1974-Luxury hour, Hill, Susan,1942-Reader, I married him, McCracken, Elizabeth.Robinson Crusoe at the waterpark, Mohamed, Nadifa,1981-Party girl, Niffenegger, Audrey.Orphan exchange, Park, Patricia(Fiction writer).China from Buenos Aires, Prose, Francine,1947-Mirror, Serpell, Namwali,1980-Double men, Shafak, Elif,1971-Migrating bird, Shriver, Lionel.Self-seeding sycamore, Vickers, Salley.Reader, she married me, Wyld, Evie.Behind the mountain|
|available_at_catalog||Green Hills, Green Hills Kids, Main Kids, Main Library|
|detailed_location_catalog||Green Hills - Adult Fiction, Main Library - Adult Fiction|
|display_description||This collection of original stories by today's finest women writers--including Tracy Chevalier, Francine Prose, Elizabeth McCracken, Tessa Hadley, Audrey Niffenegger, and more--takes inspiration from the opening line in Charlotte Brontë's most beloved novel, Jane Eyre. A fixture in the literary canon, Charlotte Brontë is revered by readers all over the world. Her novels featuring unforgettable, strong heroines still resonate with millions today. And who could forget one of literature's best-known lines: "Reader, I married him" from her classic novel Jane Eyre? Part of a remarkable family that produced three acclaimed female writers at a time in nineteenth-century Britain when few women wrote, and fewer were published, Bronté has become a great source of inspiration to writers, especially women, ever since. Now in Reader, I Married Him, twenty of today's most celebrated women authors have spun original stories, using the opening line from Jane Eyre as a springboard for their own flights of imagination.|
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|owning_library_catalog||Nashville Public Library|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000480527|Book|Books|First Morrow Paperbacks edition.|English|William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers,|2016.|295 pages ; 21 cm., overdrive:7795dca8-8435-4268-8694-b649c24bb188|eBook|eBook||English|HarperCollins|2016||
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|subject_facet||Brontë, Charlotte, -- 1816-1855. -- Jane Eyre -- Influence, Short stories, Short stories -- Women authors|
|title_display||Reader, I married him : stories inspired by Jane Eyre|
|title_full||Reader, I Married Him Stories Inspired by Jane Eyre, Reader, I married him : stories inspired by Jane Eyre / edited by Tracy Chevalier|
|title_short||Reader, I married him :|
|title_sub||stories inspired by Jane Eyre|
|topic_facet||Brontë, Charlotte, Fiction, Influence, Literary Anthologies, Literature, Short Stories, Short stories, Women authors|