Novels & Poems

You will find information about novels and poems on this page.

Reclaim Her Name – To mark the 25th year of the Women’s Prize For Fiction, 25 books by women writers who used a male or gender neutral pen-name when their work was first published, are being re-released under their own names. Some of the books, such as Middlemarch by Mary Ann Evans, who wrote under the name of George Eliot, are available free online.


Reclaim Her Name – Women’s Prize For Fiction

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte – Chapter 1

A very popular novel of the 19th century. This is a summary of the first chapter. Read it and answer some questions

If you’ve enjoyed the summary, you can read or listen to the whole novel:

Or listen to it:

Daffodils – a poem by William Wordsworth

Listen to Daffodils, read by Philip