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Check through the Blog posts below to find our latest extended book reviews, our #AuthorsOnLocation pieces, and our views on matters of general literary interest. Search by either Location or by the Keywords you would like to come up in the results…

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Talking Location With author Daniella Bernett – MALTA

Talking Location With author Daniella Bernett – MALTA

18th September 2021

#TalkingLocationWith… Daniella Bernett, author of Viper’s Nest of Lies – Malta Wanderlust. The word...

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Memoir set mainly in Verona

Memoir set mainly in Verona

17th September 2021

An Italian Education by Tim Parks, memoir set mainly in Verona. Tim Parks’ books...

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Memoir of the natural year 2020 according to the Japanese Calendar

Memoir of the natural year 2020 according to the Japanese Calendar

16th September 2021

Light Rains Sometimes Fall by Lev Parikian, memoir of the natural year 2020 according...

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Ten Great Books set in and around HOTELS

Ten Great Books set in and around HOTELS

15th September 2021

  10 Great Books set in and around Hotels. There are plenty of classic...

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A memoir of four years in Myanmar

A memoir of four years in Myanmar

14th September 2021

Our Home in Myanmar by Jessica Mudditt – a memoir of fours years in...

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Gothic novel set mainly in 1966 Venice

Gothic novel set mainly in 1966 Venice

13th September 2021

Palace of the Drowned by Christine Mangan, gothic novel set mainly in 1966 Venice....

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GIVEAWAY – 3 copies of Light Rains Sometimes Fall – WEST NORWOOD

GIVEAWAY – 3 copies of Light Rains Sometimes Fall – WEST NORWOOD

12th September 2021

We are delighted to be able to offer 3 copies of Light Rains Sometimes Fall:...

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#TinyTripFiction Talking Location with Ruth Estevez

#TinyTripFiction Talking Location with Ruth Estevez

12th September 2021

From the rugged Yorkshire moors to the lush shores of the Mediterranean, we’re thrilled...

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Magic and Mysticism in 17th century SCOTLAND with Nancy Hayes Kilgore

Magic and Mysticism in 17th century SCOTLAND with Nancy Hayes Kilgore

11th September 2021

#TalkingLocationWith...Nancy Hayes Kilgore, author of Bitter Magic, set in 17th Century Scotland. I’m on...

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Social thriller set mainly in LOS ANGELES

Social thriller set mainly in LOS ANGELES

10th September 2021

Afraid of the Light by Douglas Kennedy, social thriller set mainly in Los Angeles....

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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