Why Join?

  • Add New Books

  • Write a Review

  • Backpack Reading Lists

  • Newsletter Updates

Join Now

Filter:

Deep Country

Deep Country
  • Author(s): Neil Ansell
  • Location(s): Wales
  • Genre(s): Autobiography/Memoirs
  • Era(s): Modern

Deep Country is Neil Ansell’s account of five years spent alone in a hillside cottage in Wales. ‘I lived alone in this cottage for five years, summer and winter, with no transport, no phone. This is the story of...

Eden’s Garden

Eden’s Garden
  • Author(s): Juliet Greenwood
  • Location(s): Cornwall, Devon, London, Snowdonia
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Late 1900s, Modern

2011 Carys agrees, with mixed feelings, to look after her mother after a fall. This decision unsettles everything – her job, her plans, her relationship with Jack. Once home she is drawn back into village life, into her family history...

Finding Camlann

Finding Camlann
  • Author(s): Sean Pidgeon
  • Location(s): Cambridge, Oxford, The West Country, Wales
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Mystery
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Archaeologist Donald Gladstone is sure that there never was a “real” King Arthur—that is, until a surprising find at Stonehenge seems to offer hard evidence of Arthur’s existence. Teaming up with Julia Llewellyn, a gifted linguist working at the...

Heartbreak Hotel

Heartbreak Hotel
  • Author(s): Deborah Moggach
  • Location(s): Wales
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

When retired actor Buffy decides to up sticks from London and move to rural Wales, he has no idea what he is letting himself in for. In possession of a run-down B&B that leans more towards the shabby than...

Leap the Wild Water

Leap the Wild Water
  • Author(s): Jenny Lloyd
  • Location(s): Wales
  • Era(s): Early 19th Century

Megan Jones tries to carve a life of her own, in a community where women are neither equal nor free. Her brother, Morgan, is a man in torment: his Mam has died and he is now desperate to make...

The Coward’s Tale

The Coward’s Tale
  • Author(s): Vanessa Gebbie
  • Location(s): Wales
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

‘My name is Laddy Merridew. I’m a cry-baby. I’m sorry.’ ‘And my name is Ianto Jenkins. I am a coward. And that’s worse.’ The boy Laddy Merridew, sent to live with his grandmother, stumbles off the bus into a...

The London Train

The London Train
  • Author(s): Tessa Hadley
  • Location(s): Cardiff, London
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

The London Train is a novel in two parts, separate but wound together around a single moment, examining in vivid detail two lives stretched between two cities. Paul lives in the Welsh countryside with his wife Elise, and their...

The Welsh Girl

The Welsh Girl
  • Author(s): Peter Ho Davies
  • Location(s): Snowdonia, Wales
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): Mid 1940s

In 1944, a German Jewish refugee is sent to Wales to interview Rudolf Hess: in Snowdonia, a seventeen-year-old girl, the daughter of a fiercely nationalistic shepherd, dreams of the bright lights of an English city: and in a nearby...

When Nights were Cold

When Nights were Cold
  • Author(s): Susanna Jones
  • Location(s): London, Swiss Alps, Wales
  • Genre(s): Historical, Thriller
  • Era(s): early 1900s onwards

The story of Grace Farringdon, who looks back on her life on the eve of the anniversary of the death of her friends. Growing up in early 1900’s Dulwich (South East London), Grace longs to escape her dreary life....

Brass in Pocket

Brass in Pocket
  • Author(s): Stephen Puleston
  • Location(s): Wales
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern

North Wales: It is the middle of the night …The road is deserted …A killer is waiting … Two traffic officers are killed on an isolated mountain pass in North Wales. Inspector Drake is called to the scene and quickly...

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

Register Now

Join TripFiction and take part in our weekly GIVEAWAYS!

Other benefits of membership include:

   Receiving an entertaining monthly newsletter

   Adding new books to the site

   Reviewing books you have read