Catherine Morland has little experience of the world. When a neighbour takes her to visit
the fashionable city of Bath, her naiveté leaves her vulnerable. Who should Catherine trust?
Whose friendship is genuine and whose will be harmful? Catherine’s adventure becomes
sinister when she visits Northanger Abbey. What is hidden in the locked cabinet? Why are the
General’s children afraid of him? What terrible secrets does he keep in his dead wife’s
bedroom? Guided only by the gothic horror stories she so loves reading, Catherine stumbles
through her adventures. Will hers be a happy ending? Will she find a hero to share her ‘happily