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Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey - "It is a joy to see the novel that Austen sets out to write- a sort of loving send up of the gothic romaces she read as a young woman (which were terribly popular at the time) but with a more realistic, modern, British twist; as well as compared to what the book becomes- the germ of the type of novels she will become known for."See full review at:http://sometimesjenniferreads.wordpress.com/2012/07/01/may-classics/