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A delightful read,
This review is from: Northanger Abbey (Penguin Classics) (Paperback)I thought that Northanger Abbey was a really entertaining read.
Although the main character Catherine (or "heroine", as Jane Austen chooses to call her) isn't as strong a character as Elizabeth from Pride & Prejudice or Emma Woodhouse in Emma, I still found myself warming up to her naivety as she learns the differences between real life situations and fiction. She also extracts a lot of sympathy from the reader.
Darcy's probably the hero out of all of Jane's novels that I love the most, but I loved Henry Tilney's amusing sense of humour, as he's playful and clever, yet also very smart.