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Category: Reading list

Books set in… the United Kingdom

Books are a great way to get to know a country and to get deeper into what makes its people tick than a travel guide. In the series “Books set in…”, I put together lists of books that help you find a novel that fits your next trip. The books on this list span across several centuries and are set right across the UK. As it happens, I have a lot more books listed that are set in London… But I am constantly reading and working on extending the list all the time. I will also constantly add links...

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Books set… in the United States and Canada

Books are a great way to get to know a country and to get deeper into what makes its people tick than a travel guide. In the series “Books set in…”, I put together lists of books that help you find a novel that fits your next trip. The books on this list are set right across the USA and take place in the last 100 years. They show little slices of everyday life in the US. The struggles, sorrows and joys of life in New York, San Francisco and in a car driving from one coast to the...

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