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Piecing Me Together

Engaging coming-of-age story about a 16-year-old African American girl struggling to find her place in the world. This is a nuanced but easy read about feeling out of place, coming ... Read more

Mr. Rochester

In this work of historical fiction, Shoemaker imagines a backstory for Brontë’s timeless hero, and it is not what I expected. She begins in his youth, with his education and ... Read more

You Think It, I’ll Say It: Stories

Curtis Sittenfeld has a reputation as a “skewerer of subjects” from her bestsellers Prep, American Wife, and, most recently, her Jane Austen Project novel Eligible. This ... Read more

Jane Steele

Jane Eyre lovers, you can relax: while Faye—and her heroine, Jane Steele—draw serious inspiration from Jane Eyre, It draws serious inspiration from Brontë’s classic, it’s not a retelling. Instead, it’s ... Read more