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Great Books Set In

In the TripFiction database we have thousands of location-based books, set all around the world. Now we have handpicked either 5 Great Books or 10 Great Books from a wide variety of countries, cities, resorts, and regions. Each book will help transport you to a location of your dreams – or, perhaps one you are about to visit. To see the books we have selected for each locale, just hover over a chosen marker on the map below or select a location from the drop down listings on this page.

5 Great Books:

10 Great Books:

Enter the inaugural TripFiction 'Sense of Place' Creative Writing Competition!

750 - 3000 words with strong 'sense of place' theme

Short story, travelogue, or memoir

Top judges to decide the winners

Cash prizes totalling £500 / $600 

Winning entry published on TripFiction site and publicised on Social Media

Entries close 15th November 2020