17 Fiction Books set in Dorset for your Reading List

Given by Dorset Travel Guide

17 teosta 83,987 kirjaa 1,927 arvostelua ½ 3.9

From Thomas Hardy and Enid Blyton to Christopher Priest and Ian McEwan, Dorset has been an inspiration to many British writers. As a result, there’s a vast array of books set in Dorset, offering

näytä lisää the chance to “visit” the county through fiction.

From swashbuckling treasure hunts on the dramatic coastline, to historical romances set in Dorset stately homes, to futuristic science fiction, there’s definitely something for everyone here. And Dorset has a background role in all of them! Enjoy…
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Year Awarded:
2023
Teos
Viisasteleva sydän (1817) (tekijä: Jane Austen)
Locations: Lyme Regis
Viisikko aarresaarella (1942) (tekijä: Enid Blyton)
Famous Five series - Locations: Corfe Castle, Brownsea Island
Remarkable Creatures (2009) (tekijä: Tracy Chevalier)
Locations: Lyme Regis
Moonfleet (1898) (tekijä: John Meade Falkner)
Locations: East Fleet, Fleet Lagoon, and Chesil Beach
Ranskalaisen luutnantin nainen (1969) (tekijä: John Fowles)
Locations: Lyme Regis
Far from the Madding Crowd (1874) (tekijä: Thomas Hardy)
Locations: Puddletown
Tessin tarina (1891) (tekijä: Thomas Hardy)
Locations: Various
Broadchurch - novel (2014) (tekijä: Erin Kelly)
Locations: West Bay
A Perfect Match (2015) (tekijä: Rachel Knowles)
Locations: Weymouth
Rannalla (2007) (tekijä: Ian McEwan)
Locations: Chesil Beach, near Abbotsbury
Just Causes (2023) (tekijä: Georgia Piggott)
Locations: Dorset
A Dream of Wessex (1977) (tekijä: Christopher Priest)
Locations: Dorchester
Secrets of the Tides (2012) (tekijä: Hannah Richell)
Locations: Seatown
Mr Rosenblum's List (2010) (tekijä: Natasha Solomons)
Locations: Dorset
The Novel in the Viola (2010) (tekijä: Natasha Solomons)
Locations: Tyneham
The Children of Dynmouth (1976) (tekijä: William Trevor)
Locations: Dorset Coast
Love Among the Chickens (1906) (tekijä: P. G. Wodehouse)
Locations: Lyme Regis

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