Virtual Author Event - Sharon Wright
This groundbreaking biography of Maria Branwell reveals a remarkable woman who has spent 200 years in the shadow of her gifted children, Charlotte, Emily and Anne Brontë. The witty, clever and resilient Regency lady of letters, lover of Patrick and mother of genius has been missing for too long. The extraordinary Brontës were a family like no other and it all began when Maria met Patrick.
Sharon Wright is an author, journalist and playwright. She was born in Bradford, West Yorkshire, and lives in South West London with her family. She has worked as a writer, editor and columnist for leading national magazines, newspapers and websites. She is also the author of critically acclaimed plays performed in Yorkshire and London. Her first book Balloonomania Belles was serialized in the Mail on Sunday and received widespread coverage, including on BBC Woman’s Hour and in the New York Post.