Why Join?

  • Add New Books

  • Write a Review

  • Backpack Reading Lists

  • Newsletter Updates

Join Now

The location "Siglufj��r��ur" was not recognised, please select one from the drop-down menu when typing.

The Seamstress Of Warsaw

The Seamstress Of Warsaw
  • Author(s): Rebecca Mascull
  • Location(s): Poland, London, Warsaw
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): WW2

Daring, tragic, haunting, and unforgettable – Mascull is a superb writer. – Louisa Treger , author of The Dragon Lady 1940 London A man learns a shocking truth about his past. Warsaw A mother writes a diary as the...

In Just One Day

In Just One Day
  • Author(s): Helen McGinn
  • Location(s): Hampshire, Venice
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Flora has always adored her brother Billy. Born just eighteen months apart, their childhood was spent like two peas in a pod – no one could separate them. Now, as adults, they remain the best of friends. And as...

The Rabbit Factor

The Rabbit Factor
  • Author(s): Antti Tuomainen, David Hackston (Translator)
  • Location(s): Helsinki
  • Genre(s): Crime, Mystery
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Just one spreadsheet away from chaos… What makes life perfect? Insurance mathematician Henri Koskinen knows the answer because he calculates everything down to the very last decimal. And then, for the first time, Henri is faced with the incalculable....

The Chateau

The Chateau
  • Author(s): Catherine Cooper
  • Location(s): The South of France (Le Midi), French Alps
  • Genre(s): Thriller, Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

They thought it was perfect. They were wrong… A glamorous chateau Aura and Nick don’t talk about what happened in England. They’ve bought a chateau in France to make a fresh start, and their kids need them to stay...

Funicular

Funicular
  • Author(s): T F Lince
  • Location(s): North Yorkshire
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fantasy
  • Era(s): Modern day

After his life is threatened, DI Bob Dixon leaves London hoping for the quiet life in the northern village of Saltburn-by-the-Sea. But when he takes on the case of young Lizzy Scraggs, missing since a huge tide hit Saltburn...

Room 119 – The Whitby Trader

Room 119 – The Whitby Trader
  • Author(s): T F Lince
  • Location(s): Whitby, London, North Yorkshire, Suffolk
  • Genre(s): Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
  • Era(s): Modern day

High-flying trader Dean Harrison has it all – the London penthouse apartment; the fast car; the beautiful wife. But when the threads of Dean’s life start to unravel, they do so with alarming speed. Following the advice of a...

Tennis Clubbed, Snubbed and Rubbity-Dub Dubbed

Tennis Clubbed, Snubbed and Rubbity-Dub Dubbed
  • Author(s): Eric Madeen
  • Location(s): Yokohama
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): Postmodern present

SET IN THE LAND OF THE RISING SUN … In historically rich Yokohama, the wicked shiver of the tennis snub pits David Adams against K: a puffed up, xenophobic tyrant who rules over the courts of a club that...

Lore of the Wild: Folklore and Wisdom from Nature

Lore of the Wild: Folklore and Wisdom from Nature
  • Author(s): Claire Cock-Starkey, Aitch (Illustrator)
  • Location(s): World
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): N/A

See nature in a whole new light with this enchantingly illustrated treasury of natural folklore and wild wisdom from around the world. Did you know that people used to believe that rabbits’ ears would twitch in the direction of...

Wild City

Wild City
  • Author(s): Ben Hoare, Lucy Rose (Illustrator)
  • Location(s): World
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Take an unforgettable tour around the world to meet the creatures that share our city spaces – from bears to bats, penguins to opossums – and learn about how they have adapted and thrived in this gorgeously illustrated gift...

A World Full of Animal Stories

A World Full of Animal Stories
  • Author(s): Angela McAllister, Aitch (Illustrator)
  • Location(s): World
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): N/A

Travel the world with 50 best-loved tales, featuring creatures big and small. This beautifully-illustrated collection of classic stories brings together favourite animal-themed fables, myths and legends including The Three Little Pigs, The Ugly Duckling, Why the Swallow’s Tail is...

Would you like to add a book or a review or create a reading list? Join Today – It's FREE

Register Now

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