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By Slater, Michael
Book. English.
Published New Haven, Conn.; London: Yale University Press, 2009
This long-awaited biography uncovers Dickens the man through the profession in which he excelled. Drawing on a lifetime's study of this prodigiously brilliant...

By Delany, Paul
Book. English.
Published London: Phoenix, 2009
This is a biography of pioneering English novelist George Gissing. It charts his life from his days as a brilliant student at university, through his...

By Glendinning, Victoria
Book. English.
Published London: Hutchinson, 1992

By Barker, Juliet R. V
Book. English.
Published London: Abacus, 2010
[2nd.] ed
This book demolishes myths, yet provides startling new information about the Brontë family that is just as compelling, but true. Based on first-hand research...

By Holland, Nick, author
Book. English.
Published Stroud, Gloucestershire: The History Press, 2016
The brilliance of Anne Brontë's work belies the quiet, truthful girl who often lived in the shadow of her more outgoing sisters. Yet her wrtiing was the...

By Harman, Claire, author
Book. English.
Published UK: Viking, 2015
Charlotte Bronte's life contained all the drama and tragedy of the great Gothic novels it inspired. She was raised motherless on remote Yorkshire moors...

By Byrne, Paula, author
Paperback. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2014
Since her death, people have got Jane Austen wrong. The real Jane - revealed in this landmark biography - was a less cosy, more spiky, more modern figure...

By Holland, Nick, 1971- author
Paperback. English.
Published Stroud, Gloucestershire: The History Press, 2017
Anne Brontë, the youngest and most enigmatic of the Brontë sisters, remains a best-selling author nearly two centuries after her death. The brilliance...

By Harman, Claire, author
Paperback. English.
Published UK: Penguin Books, 2016
Charlotte Bronte's life contained all the drama and tragedy of the great Gothic novels it inspired. She was raised motherless on remote Yorkshire moors...

By Tomalin, Claire
Paperback. English.
Published London: Penguin, 2012
Rev. and updated ed
The six great novels of Jane Austen picture a world of civility and reassuring stability. But, as Tomalin demonstrates in this fascinating biography,...
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