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Author(s): G Willow Wilson

Location(s): Cairo

Genre(s): Fiction

Era(s): Modern



This novel, in the magical realism genre, brings together the mythololly of the ancient Pharoas, 1001 Nights, religion, corruption, gangsters, drugs and much much more.

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Cairo is absolutley superbly captured – I lived there for a while and felt I was returning via the pages of this magical book. A fast paced city, turmoil, smelly, garganutan, hot, seedy, busy….....

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Enter the 2021TripFiction 'Sense of Place' Creative Writing Competition!

A story in which the location plays as important a role as the rest of your words.

2,500 word maximum, 750 word minimum

Judges include Victoria Hislop and Rosanna Ley

First Prize of £1,000 / US$1,350

Prizes total £1,750 / US$2,362 

Winning entry published on TripFiction site and publicised on Social Media

Entries close 6th November 2021