by Emily Brontë
In BriefInto the isolated house of Wuthering Heights, somewhere on the windswept Yorkshire Moors, is introduced a lost and rootless boy. As Heathcliff grows up, and his powerful love for Cathy turns to frustrated obsession, a dark and bitter sequence of events engulfs two families across two generations.
Why you should read itOne of the great classics of 19th century English Literature, Wuthering Heights stands apart for its raw and primeval portrayal of the best and worst of human instincts. Love it or loathe it, this is a truly unforgettable story of passion, hatred and revenge.