The three Brontë sisters, in an 1834 painting by their brother Branwell Brontë. From left to right: Anne, Emily and Charlotte. (Branwell used to be between Emily and Charlotte, but subsequently painted himself out.
Charlotte Bronte: When Bronte published Jane Eyre, it was banned for being a radically feminist piece of literature. Link takes you to a site that organises a Bronte Tour, which sounds rather interesting.
Charlotte Brontë at work on her famous novel, Jane Eyre. Charlotte was born in She was one of three sisters who became famous novelists. Her best known work is Jane Eyre, originally published under the pen name Currer Bell.