It’s International Women’s Day! We are celebrating by honoring these incredible female authors, of some of the greatest classics of all time.
Jane Eyre Charlotte Brontë
This true classic tells the tale of fiery love, a shocking twists of fate, and tragic mysteries, that put a lonely governess in jeopardy. Orphaned as a child, Jane has felt an outcast her whole young life. Her courage is tested once again when she arrives at Thornfield Hall, where she has been hired by the cold, Edward Rochester to care for his ward Adèle. Jane finds herself drawn to his troubled yet kind heart and falls in love.
Little Women Louisa May Alcott
Generations of readers have fallen in love with the March sisters of Louisa May Alcott’s most popular and captivating novel, Little Women. The story follows sisters, tomboy and author-to-be Jo, tragically frail Beth, beautiful Meg, and romantic, spoiled Amy, united in their devotion to each other and their struggles to survive in New England during the Civil War. Love, loss and heartbreak take the reader on an rollercoaster for the emotions, but it is worth it.
Pride and Prejudice Jane Austen
One of the world’s most popular novels, Pride and Prejudice tells the story of independent Elizabeth Bennett, one of five sisters who must marry rich, as she confounds the arrogant, wealthy Mr. Darcy. What unfolds is one of the most addictive and engrossingly readable courtships known to literature. If you want a real love story, this is it.