17 Fiction Books set in Dorset for your Reading List

Given by Dorset Travel Guide

17 Works 83,987 Books 1,927 Reviews 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

vis mere 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
Værk
Kærlighed og svaghed (1817) af Jane Austen
Locations: Lyme Regis
Five on a Treasure Island (1942) af Enid Blyton
Famous Five series - Locations: Corfe Castle, Brownsea Island
Forunderlige skabninger (2009) af Tracy Chevalier
Locations: Lyme Regis
Moonfleet (1898) af John Meade Falkner
Locations: East Fleet, Fleet Lagoon, and Chesil Beach
Den franske løjtnants kvinde (1969) af John Fowles
Locations: Lyme Regis
Fjernt Fra Verdens Vrimmel (1874) af Thomas Hardy
Locations: Puddletown
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1891) af Thomas Hardy
Locations: Various
Broadchurch - novel (2014) af Erin Kelly
Locations: West Bay
A Perfect Match (2015) af Rachel Knowles
Locations: Weymouth
Ved Chesil Beach (2007) af Ian McEwan
Locations: Chesil Beach, near Abbotsbury
Just Causes (2023) af Georgia Piggott
Locations: Dorset
A Dream of Wessex (1977) af Christopher Priest
Locations: Dorchester
Familien Tides hemmeligheder (2012) af Hannah Richell
Locations: Seatown
Mr. Rosenblums liste eller en nyttig vejledning for den der ønsker at blive englænder : roman (2010) af Natasha Solomons
Locations: Dorset
The Novel in the Viola (2010) af Natasha Solomons
Locations: Tyneham
The Children of Dynmouth (1976) af William Trevor
Locations: Dorset Coast
Love Among the Chickens (1906) af P. G. Wodehouse
Locations: Lyme Regis

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