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The Tenant of Wildfell Hall

Author: Ann Bronte
Publication Date: June 1848

Synopsis: Gilbert Markham is deeply intrigued by Helen Graham, a beautiful and secretive young widow who has moved into nearby Wildfell Hall with her young son. He is quick to offer Helen his friendship, but when her reclusive behavior becomes the subject of local gossip and speculation, Gilbert begins to wonder whether his trust in her has been misplaced. It is only when she allows Gilbert to read her diary that the truth is revealed and the shocking details of her past.

Notes:  I'm reading this novel in preparation for CNJ-JASNA's second reading group meeting.  If you would like more information about the reading group please email us.

You can find a free version of the novel here on Project Gutenberg

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