Top 5 Best Books like Northanger Abbey

Northanger Abbey

Little does Catherine Morland, a seventeen-year-old country clergyman’s daughter, realize the joys and dangers that await her when she accepts an invitation to spend a season in Bath with the stylish high society. Catherine craves romance and intrigue, and her new companion Isabella Thorpe introduced her to the delights of Gothic literature. When she receives an invitation to stay with the alluring Henry Tilney and his family in Northanger Abbey, her expectations soar.

Author:Jane Austen

Here are our personal top picks of other good romance books like Northanger Abbey that will surely get you hooked. Hope you’ll find a good fit to your taste!

(1)Reminders of Him

In an effort to reconcile with her 4-year-old daughter, Kenna Rowan returns to the town where everything went wrong after serving five years in jail for a catastrophic error. But it seems difficult to repair the bridges Kenna burned. No matter how hard Kenna attempts to establish herself, everyone in her daughter’s life is determined to keep her out.

Author: Colleen Hoover 


(2)A Flicker in the Dark

Six young girls vanished in Chloe Davis’ tiny Louisiana village when she was twelve years old. By the end of the summer, Chloe and the rest of her family were left to deal with the truth and the fallout when her own father admitted to the crimes and was sentenced to life in prison.

Author: Stacy Willingham



(3)The Secret History

A group of intelligent, eccentric misfits at a New England college find a way of thinking and living that is very different from their mundane colleagues thanks to the influence of a charismatic classics professor. But their pursuit of the transcendent sends them down a perilous path that goes beyond morality as we know it.

Author: Donna Tartt 


(4) The Covenant of Water

The Covenant of Water, which spans the years 1900 to 1977, is set in Kerala, on the Malabar Coast of South India, and follows three generations of a family that suffer from a particular ailment: at least one person every generation perishes by drowning—and in Kerala, water is everywhere. At the turn of the century, a 12-year-old girl from Kerala’s long-standing Christian community is sent by boat to her wedding, where she will meet her 40-year-old husband for the first time. She is grieving the death of her father.

Author: Abraham Verghese


(5) The Last Flight

The life Claire Cook leads is ideal. With a Manhattan townhouse, a staff of ten, and a husband from a political family, she enjoys affluent surroundings, well planned days, and a promising future. Behind closed doors, however, nothing is as it seems. That perfect husband has a fiery temper and is not above using his staff to follow Claire around at all times.

Author: Julie Clark 


Best Books to Read Like Northanger Abbey

That was fast! I hope the above books give you the excitement to grab the book of your choice. If you find Northanger Abbey interesting, the other four books will provide the same thrill!

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