Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte face a bleak future, with their father half-blind, and troubled brother Branwell in decline. Without a male relative to support them, the sisters face homelessness and destitution. As their situation worsens, Charlotte sees that writing could offer a way out. By assuming male pen names, perhaps the sisters can support themselves.
Learn the extraordinary story of how, against all odds, the famous literary trio had their genius for writing romantic novels recognized in a male-dominated 19th-century world.