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Zone Defence

Zone Defence

Author(s): Petros Markaris

Location(s): Athens

Genre(s): Crime

Era(s): 2000s



One hot Summer’s day in Athens, a restauranteur is killed and Haritos is charged with finding his killer.

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Markaris’s vibrant portrait of Athens…makes his novel so entertaining” Sunday TelegrapPetros Markaris provides the most truthful picture of what it means to live there in the 2000s: the true image of the city is...

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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 

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Entries close 6th November 2021