Anne Brontë's biographer, Samantha Ellis, reveals how the Agnes Grey author's older, better-known sister Charlotte helped to restrict her readership.
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Samantha Ellis is a playwright and journalist. Her first book How to be a Heroine was published in 2014. Her plays include Cling to me Like Ivy, Operation Magic Carpet and How to Date a Feminist. She has written for the Guardian, Observer, TLS, Spectator, Literary Review, The Pool, Exeunt and more. She lives in London.