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Rabble!

Rabble!
  • Author(s): Geoffrey Fox
  • Location(s): Paris
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 1870's Paris Commune

1870.17-year-old apprentice bookbinder Étienne Bonin travels from revolutionary Lyon to even more revolutionary Paris seeking excitement and professional opportunity. By the spring of 1871 he is deeply committed to the insurrection for workers’ power, to a new lover —...

Dark Dante

Dark Dante
  • Author(s): Maggie Rose
  • Location(s): Florence
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
  • Era(s): Present day (2000)

Dark Dante unfolds in Florence in the spring of 2000, exactly seven hundred years after Dante Alighieri set his Inferno there; disgusted with the corruption of his contemporaries, the poet decides to punish the ill-doers of his day in...

Heroes

Heroes
  • Author(s): David Long, Kerry Hyndman (Illustrator)
  • Location(s): World
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): N/A

Thirty-three incredible stories of animal heroics from the team that brought you Blue Peter Award-winning SURVIVORS For as long as there have been wars, animals have been out there saving lives. Courageous dogs, cats, birds, horses, and even a...

The Wildings

The Wildings
  • Author(s): Nilanjana Roy, Prabha Mallya (Illustrator)
  • Location(s): India
  • Genre(s): Young Adult
  • Era(s): N/A

Something is stirring in the heart of Old Delhi… Prowling, hunting and fighting amidst the crumbling ruins of one of Delhi’s oldest neighbourhoods, are the proud Wildings. These feral cats fear no one, go where they want and do...

Bandoola: The Great Elephant Rescue

Bandoola: The Great Elephant Rescue
  • Author(s): William Grill
  • Location(s): Burma (Myanmar)
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): N/A

In this moving tale based on a true story, award-winning William Grill’s stunning illustrations show the majesty of Myanmar’s forests and mountains, the backdrop to a heart-warming tale about empathy between humans and animals, and the strength that can...

Going Green

Going Green
  • Author(s): Nick Spalding
  • Location(s): England
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Humour
  • Era(s): Contemporary

From the bestselling author of Dumped, Actually comes a laugh-out-loud story about saving your job…and maybe saving the planet in the process. Meet Ellie Cooke. When it comes to all things environmental she’s, well, a bit ‘green’. It’s not...

The Keeper of Happy Endings

The Keeper of Happy Endings
  • Author(s): Barbara Davis
  • Location(s): Paris
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

An enchanting novel about fate, second chances, and hope, lost and found, by the Amazon Charts bestselling author of The Last of the Moon Girls. Soline Roussel is well schooled in the business of happy endings. For generations her...

Lucifer’s Game

Lucifer’s Game
  • Author(s): Cristina Loggia
  • Location(s): Rome
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical, Spy
  • Era(s): 1942

Spies, military secrets, and a personal crusade for freedom… Rome, 1942. Cordelia Olivieri is a young, determined hotel owner desperate to escape Mussolini’s racial persecution. But as Fascist leaders gather in Rome, Cordelia is suddenly surrounded by the world’s most ruthless...

The Judge’s List

The Judge’s List
  • Author(s): John Grisham
  • Location(s): Florida
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): contemporary

In The Whistler, Lacy Stoltz investigated a corrupt judge who was taking millions in bribes from a crime syndicate. She put the criminals away, but only after being attacked and nearly killed. Three years later, and approaching forty, she...

State of Terror

State of Terror
  • Author(s): Hillary Rodham Clinton, Louise Penny
  • Location(s): United States (USA)
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): the near future

STATE OF TERROR follows a novice Secretary of State who has joined the administration of her rival, a president inaugurated after four years of American leadership that shrank from the world stage. A series of terrorist attacks throws the...

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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