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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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Novel set in 1960s ROME

Novel set in 1960s ROME

17th August 2021

Last Summer in the City by Gianfranco Calligarich, novel set in 1960s Rome. Translated...

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Thriller set in Antarctica

Thriller set in Antarctica

16th August 2021

The Dark by Emma Haughton, thriller set in Antarctica. How about a locked room...

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GIVEAWAY – 3 copies of Mr Wilder and Me by Jonathan Coe

GIVEAWAY – 3 copies of Mr Wilder and Me by Jonathan Coe

15th August 2021

We are delighted to offer 3 copies of Mr Wilder and Me by Jonathan...

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The TripFiction ‘Sense of Place’ Creative Writing Competition 2021

The TripFiction ‘Sense of Place’ Creative Writing Competition 2021

15th August 2021

£1,000 / US$1,350 first prize, and the judges include Victoria Hislop and Rosanna Ley...

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Talking Location With author Samantha Specks – Minnesota

Talking Location With author Samantha Specks – Minnesota

14th August 2021

#TalkingLocationWith… Samantha Specks, author of Dovetails in Tall Grass – Minnesota My favorite memory of a feeling...

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Exploring PRAGUE – a biography of a city

Exploring PRAGUE – a biography of a city

13th August 2021

Prague: Belonging in the Modern City by Chad Bryant, a biography of a city...

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Ten Great Books set in ATLANTA

Ten Great Books set in ATLANTA

12th August 2021

Atlanta is the latest location for us to visit in our Great Books series....

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Talking Location With author Cath Staincliffe – PEAK DISTRICT

Talking Location With author Cath Staincliffe – PEAK DISTRICT

12th August 2021

TalkingLocationWith… Cath Staincliffe, author of Running Out Of Road, set in the PEAK DISTRICT...

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Psychological thriller set in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

Psychological thriller set in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

11th August 2021

Tall Bones by Anna Bailey, psychological thriller set in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Tall...

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Ten Great Love Stories set around the world

Ten Great Love Stories set around the world

10th August 2021

Ten Great Love Stories set around the world. Romance is one of the favourite...

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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