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She becomes of age It s a miserable place and her one friend Helen Burns dies shortly after her arrival Despite her childhood and plain looks Jane is smart and witty and obtains a post as a Governess to a young
French girl named Adele ward of Edward Rochester owner of Thornfield Hall Remarkably Edward falls for girl named Adele ward of Edward Rochester owner of Thornfield Hall Remarkably Edward falls for Jane a secret to light which could threaten their happy endingNow if you are a reader that hates when Classics are reimagined and you are familiar with Jane Eyre then this book won t be for you But I seem to LOVE when Classics are reimagined In 2018 I read Rebecca Daphne du Maurier for the first time simultaneously with The Winters by Lisa Gabrielle I think it s entertaining to see how the names from the Classics will be reassigned the plots freshened for modern times I view these books as homages showing how the original stories stand the test of time This was VERY different from the book it pays homage to so despite the references to it s predecessor you can read them in either order and the endings will NOT be spoiled despite the similarities the two do shareIt kept me engaged from that opening sentence through the epilogue And I loved it Grab the corkscrew will you you will know what I mean after you read thisPour a glass of your favorite wineand indulge This was a stand out for me this yearA big THANK YOU to St Martin s Press for providing me with a digital ARC in exchange for a candid review Available January 5 2021 pre order NOW A battered and country fried retelling of Jane Eyre set in Alabama Yes pleaseThis book has secrets and surprises than my 21 year old s closet I was turning pages compulsively the last half of the book Who killed the B s and why I "absolutely had to know and I wasn t disappointed when I got thereThank you to Rachel Hawkins St Martin s "had to know and I wasn t disappointed when I got thereThank you to Rachel Hawkins St Martin s and NetGalley for giving me this ARC in exchange for an honest revie. Iches origin story who launched a wildly successful southern lifestyle brand How can she plain Jane ever measure up And can she win Eddie’s heart before her past––or his––catches up to herWith delicious suspense incisive wit and a fresh feminist sensibility The Wife Upstairs flips the script on a timeless tale of forbidden romance ill advised attraction and a wife who ust won’t stay buried In this vivid reimagining of one of literature’s most twisted love triangles which Mrs Rochester will get her happy endin. Liar with details of the "Plot There Is At Least "There is at least Goodreads review for THE WIFE UPSTAIRS that doesn t use a spoiler alert before revealing one of the twists According to the reviewer spoilers aren t needed for this book since it s based on a book published in 1847 I absolutely do not agree with that FYI in case anyone reads additional reviews before reading this novel If you aren t familiar with Jane Eyre and don t want to be spoiled proceed with caution Thank you to St Martin s Press Rachel Hawkins and NetGalley for an ARC in exchange for an honest review It is the absolute shittiest day for a walkRain has been pouring down all morning But there are dogs that to be walked in the wealthy Thornfield Estates subdivision Jane has signed on to be the dogwalker to the wealthy wives who will pretend to care that they are sorry that this must be done on this cold and stormy day in mid FebruaryBut as luck will have it Jane is about to meet Eddie Rochester recently widowed when his wife Bea drowned in a boating accident with her best friend Blanche He seems uite smitten with her despite her lack of pedigree and goes as far as to adopt an Irish Setter puppy named Adele ust so he could see her againBut can this unlikely romance last and can Jane really transition from their dogwalker to one of the girls The book description reads A delicious twist on a Gothic Classic Rachel Hawkin s The Wife Upstairs pairs Southern Charm with atmospheric domestic suspense and DELICIOUS IT IS From the book s title to our protagonist s name of Jane it is no secret that the Classic referred to is Jane Eyre this time reimagined for today s times with the setting ust outside of Birmingham AlabamaIf you need a spoiler free recap of Jane Eyreit begins with Jane Eyre an orphan living with her Aunt getting in trouble on a rainy day and being sent to Lowood School to live until. R real nameBut her luck changes when she meets Eddie Rochester Recently widowed Eddie is Thornfield Estates’ most mysterious resident His wife Bea drowned in a boating accident with her best friend their bodies lost to the deep Jane can’t help but see an opportunity in Eddie––not only is he rich brooding and handsome he could also offer her the kind of protection she’s always yearned for Yet as Jane and Eddie fall for each other Jane is increasingly haunted by the legend of Bea an ambitious beauty with a rags to A delicious twist on a gothic classicThank you St Martin s Press for the ARC I had so much fun with this novel This is truly an outstanding book Jane has fled a difficult past in Arizona and is hiding out in
Alabama Where She Gets A Job Walking where she gets a ob walking dogs of the ultra rich in Thornfield Estates She meets Eddie Rochester a handsome wealthy widower whose wife drown in a boating accident with her best friend "several months earlier He takes an interest in Jane even though "months earlier He takes an interest in Jane even though s plain and nothing like the polished women of the neighborhood She does her best to fit in but ust about everyone is hiding something also trying to be who people expect them to be This is a super fast twisty read Recommend Thanks to NetGalley for the opportunity to review this novel which RELEASES JANUARY 5 2021 Wowthis was a good one that definitely exceeded my expectations Jane is a new arrival in Alabama She s broke and lives with a roommate in a dump of a town She ends up dog walking for the elite in a beautiful gated community On one of her walks she meets Eddie He s a recently widowed man whose wife along with her best friend drowned during a girls weekend Their bodies were never discovered Jane and Eddie fall
"in love As their romance uickly escalates Jane can t help but hear the town gossip and wonder if Eddie "love As their romance uickly escalates Jane can t help but hear the town gossip and wonder if Eddie marriage wasn t as perfect as he depicted Jane also has a past that she doesn t want anyone to find outleast of all Eddie I completely devoured this book There were some twists that I could see coming but even that took me by surprise I love the writing style of author Rachel Hawkins It s very smooth and easy to get lost in her descriptions characters lines and imagery It s ust a fun book that reveals secrets at a perfect pace That made it very hard for me to put down CAUTION This is a modern twist on JANE EYRE a novel I ve heard about but never read I was also unfami. A delicious twist on a Gothic classic Rachel Hawkins's The Wife Upstairs pairs Southern charm with atmospheric domestic suspense perfect for fans of BA Paris and Megan MirandaMeet Jane Newly arrived to Birmingham Alabama Jane is a broke dog walker in Thornfield Estates––a gated community full of McMansions shiny SUVs and bored housewives The kind of place where no one will notice if Jane lifts the discarded tchotchkes and ewelry off the side tables of her well heeled clients Where no one will think to ask if Jane is he. .