Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein - From the outrageously funny to the quietly affecting -- and touching on everything in between -- here are poems and drawings that illuminate the remarkable world of the well-known folksinger, humorist and creator of The Giving Tree.
TEXT TYPE - FICTION (SF BRO) Jane Eyre story of plain-faced, intelligent, and passionate English orphan. Jane is abused by her aunt and cousin and then attends a harsh charity school. Through it all she remains strong and determinedly refuses to allow a cruel world to crush her independence or her strength. Jane becomes a governess who softens the heart of her employer but soon discovers that he's hiding a terrible secret. A masterful story of a woman's quest for freedom and love. (SF BRO)
has an animated movie version made in 1996, plus a feature in 1939 (source: IMDb). i remember watching old black & white movies about this book on TV.