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Island Madness

Island Madness

Author(s): Tim Binding

Location(s): Guernsey

Genre(s): Fiction, Historical

Era(s): 1943



It is 1943, the German army has been defeated at Stalingrad, and the tide is beginning to turn. But on occupied Guernsey, the reality of war seems a lifetime away. Recreating life on the occupied island, this novel asks questions about collaboration and the nature of war.

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Anyone who wants to read a good book should try this one, from page one you’ll be hooked.Anyone who has ever visited Guernsey will recognise places mentioned,And without trying to spoil the story its...

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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