Why Join?

  • Add New Books

  • Write a Review

  • Backpack Reading Lists

  • Monthly Newsletter

Join Now

Terms and Conditions

By accessing this site, you signify your agreement with and understanding of the following terms of use and legal restrictions pertaining to both this site and the material in it.


All logos, images and trademarks mentioned here in belong to their respective owners. All pages on this web site are the property of TripFiction. You may not otherwise copy or transmit the contents of this website either electronically or in hard copies. You may not alter the content of this website in any manner. If you are interested in using the contents of this website in any manner except as described elsewhere in this document, please contact webmaster, for information on licensing.


TripFiction make every effort to ensure that information contained in these pages is accurate and up to date. However, no liability is accepted arising from reliance upon the information contained in these pages or any other information accessed via these web pages.

Links to external sites

This site may contain links to other sites. TripFiction is not responsible for any content that appears on these linked sites.

Latest Reviews

“A powerful and compelling story of two families torn apart by evil”

  • Book: The Gathering Storm (The Sturmtaucher Trilogy Book 1)
  • Location: Kiel
  • Author: Alan Jones

"First off! Can I only reiterate what so many other readers have already said – Please, please, please, don’t be put..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: The Rabbit Factor
  • Location: Helsinki
  • Author: Antti Tuomainen, David Hackston (Translator)

"Just how would you cope when you discover that your brother, who has passed away, has left you an “adventure park”..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: Death under the Perseids (A Havana Mystery Book 4)
  • Location: Havana
  • Author: Teresa Dovalpage

"3.75* A novel set on a cruise ship, to wit on the Narwhal with its 12 decks, sailing from Miami to..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: All My Mothers
  • Location: Córdoba
  • Author: Joanna Glen

"This is TripFiction’s BOOK of the MONTH, August 2021. Ah, isn’t it wonderful when a book crosses your path and it..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: Winter Flowers
  • Location: Paris
  • Author: Adriana Hunter (Translator), Angelique Villeneuve

"Winter Flowers by Angélique Villeneuve, short novel set in WW1 Paris. Translated by Adriana Hunter. As always with any novel from..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: No Honour
  • Location: Lahore, Pakistan
  • Author: Awais Khan

"  Yes, we have come across the term ‘honour killings’ in the UK (or a shame killing, the murder of a..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: Tall Bones
  • Location: Colorado
  • Author: Anna Bailey

"Tall Bones by Anna Bailey, psychological thriller set in the Colorado Rocky Mountains. Tall Bones is set in a place that..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: Last Summer in the City
  • Location: Rome
  • Author: Gianfranco Calligarich, Howard Curtis (Translator)

"3.5* “..Rome by her very nature has a particular intoxication...” This is the first time that this cult classic has been..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: The Dark
  • Location: Antarctica
  • Author: Emma Haughton

"3.75* How about a locked room mystery set in a research station in Antarctica? The sense of setting, cloying, dark and..."

Read Full Review

Lead Review

  • Book: Prague: Belonging in the Modern City
  • Location: Prague
  • Author: Chad Bryant

"A worthwhile tome for anyone who wants to get under the skin of this fabulous and historic city. There are several..."

Read Full Review

Sign up to receive our e-newsletter

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
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