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Simon Cooper (Simonacooperesq) | 2 comments Have we mentioned Dylan yet? And Joe Dunthorne's new work 'Wild Abandon'


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Diane | 5569 comments Books set in Montgomeryshire


The Lambsridge Wolves by Chrissie ParkesThe Lambsridge Wolves by Chrissie Parkes
The Valley by Barry PiltonThe Valley by Barry Pilton
The Wild Hunt by Elizabeth ChadwickThe Wild Hunt by Elizabeth Chadwick (1st book in Wild Hunt Trilogy)


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Diane | 5569 comments I am attempting to list books by county. These may not be entirely accurate.


Books set in Anglesey

The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain, #1) by Lloyd AlexanderThe Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander (1st book in the Chronicles of Prydain)
A Christmas Beginning (Christmas Stories, #5) by Anne PerryA Christmas Beginning by Anne Perry
Cold My Heart by Sarah WoodburyCold My Heart by Sarah Woodbury
Cyclone of Truth by Pat AnvilCyclone of Truth by Pat Anvil
Everything I Found on the Beach by Cynan JonesEverything I Found on the Beach by Cynan Jones
Footsteps in Time (After Cilmeri #1) by Sarah WoodburyFootsteps in Time by Sarah Woodbury (1st book in After Climeri series)
A Golden Mist by John WheatleyA Golden Mist by John Wheatley
Griffin's Castle by Jenny NimmoGriffin's Castle by Jenny Nimmo
The Seventh Magpie by Lesley Ann SharrockThe Seventh Magpie by Lesley Ann Sharrock
The Weeping Sands by John WheatleyThe Weeping Sands by John Wheatley


LindaD (freedom333) | 223 comments Cynan wrote: "And, of course,Seren's series of New Stories from the Mabinogion"

nice resource, thanks!


Cynan Jones (CynanJones) | 2 comments And, of course,Seren's series of New Stories from the Mabinogion


Cynan Jones (CynanJones) | 2 comments Here's a few -

The Long Dry by Cynan Jones The Long Dry

Everything I Found on the Beach by Cynan Jones Everything I Found on the Beach

Also, from Rachel Tresize:

Fresh Apples by Rachel Trezise

Dial M for Merthyr by Rachel Trezise

And Robert Lewis's brilliant, broken trilogy:

The Last Llanelli Train by Robert Lewis

Swansea Terminal by Robert Lewis

Bank of the Black Sheep by Robert Lewis


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Diane | 5569 comments Books set in Wales:


Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom RiggsMiss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Here be Dragons (Welsh Princes, #1) by Sharon Kay PenmanHere be Dragons by Sharon Kay Penman (1st book in series)
The Welsh Girl by Peter Ho DaviesThe Welsh Girl by Peter Ho Davies
How Green Was My Valley by Richard LlewellynHow Green Was My Valley by Richard Llewellyn
The Mabinogion (Everyman Paperback Classics) by Gwyn JonesThe Mabinogion by Anonymous
Among Others by Jo WaltonAmong Others by Jo Walton
The Grey King (The Dark Is Rising, #4) by Susan CooperThe Grey King by Susan Cooper
Hood (King Raven, #1) by Stephen R. LawheadHood by Stephen R. Lawhead (1st book in series)
A Morbid Taste for Bones  The First Chronicle of Brother Cadfael (Cadfael Chronicles 1) by Ellis PetersA Morbid Taste for Bones by Ellis Peters (1st book in series)
Howl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne JonesHowl's Moving Castle by Diana Wynne Jones (1st book in series)
The Book of Three (The Chronicles of Prydain, #1) by Lloyd AlexanderThe Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander (1st book in series)
Fall of Giants (The Century Trilogy #1) by Ken FollettFall of Giants by Ken Follett (1st book in trilogy)
Under Milk Wood by Dylan ThomasUnder Milk Wood by Dylan Thomas
The Fool's Tale  A Novel by Nicole GallandThe Fool's Tale: A Novel by Nicole Galland
Evans Above (Constable Evans Mysteries #1) by Rhys BowenEvans Above by Rhys Bowen (1st book in series)
Sixpence House  Lost in A Town Of Books by Paul CollinsSixpence House: Lost in A Town Of Books by Paul Collins
The Earth Hums in B Flat by Mari StrachanThe Earth Hums in B Flat by Mari Strachan
On the Black Hill  A Novel (Penguin Ink) by Bruce ChatwinOn the Black Hill: A Novel by Bruce Chatwin
The Old Devils by Kingsley AmisThe Old Devils by Kingsley Amis
Das Versteck by Trezza AzzopardiThe Hiding Place by Trezza Azzopardi
The Owl Service  by Alan GarnerThe Owl Service by Alan Garner
Long Walk Home by Will NorthLong Walk Home by Will North
A History of Wales by John DaviesA History of Wales by John Davies
Sunrise in the West (Brothers of Gwynedd, #1) by Edith PargeterSunrise in the West by Edith Pargeter (1st book in series)
A String in the Harp by Nancy BondA String in the Harp by Nancy Bond
The Wild Hunt by Elizabeth ChadwickThe Wild Hunt by Elizabeth Chadwick (1st book in trilogy)
Aberystwyth Mon Amour by Malcolm PryceAberystwyth Mon Amour by Malcolm Pryce (1st book in series)
Named of the Dragon by Susanna KearsleyNamed of the Dragon by Susanna Kearsley
Night In Eden by Candice ProctorNight In Eden by Candice Proctor
The Mabinogion Tetralogy by Evangeline WaltonThe Mabinogion Tetralogy by Evangeline Walton
Framed by Frank Cottrell BoyceFramed by Frank Cottrell Boyce
When Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa JamesWhen Beauty Tamed the Beast by Eloisa James
The Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas  The Original Edition by Dylan ThomasThe Collected Poems of Dylan Thomas: The Original Edition by Dylan Thomas
Warrior Princess (Warrior Princess, #1) by Frewin JonesWarrior Princess by Frewin Jones (1st book in series)
Thunder & Roses (Fallen Angels #1) by Mary Jo PutneyThunder and Roses by Mary Jo Putney (1st book in seres, AKA Fallen Angel)
The First Princess of Wales by Karen HarperThe First Princess of Wales by Karen Harper
Dream Stone by Glenna McreynoldsDream Stone by Glenna Mcreynolds
Hawk of May by Gillian BradshawHawk of May by Gillian Bradshaw (1st book in series)
Wild by Jill BarnettWild by Jill Barnett
The Broken Bridge by Philip PullmanThe Broken Bridge by Philip Pullman
Monica by Saunders LewisMonica by Saunders Lewis
The Snow Spider Trilogy by Jenny NimmoThe Snow Spider Trilogy by Jenny Nimmo
Castles in the Air  The Restoration Adventures of Two Young Optimists and a Crumbling Old Mansion by Judy CorbettCastles in the Air: The Restoration Adventures of Two Young Optimists by Judy Corbett
Resistance by Owen SheersResistance by Owen Sheers
Midnight Warrior by Iris JohansenMidnight Warrior by Iris Johansen
Truly by Mary BaloghTruly by Mary Balogh
The Chalice and the Blade by Glenna McreynoldsThe Chalice and the Blade by Glenna Mcreynolds
Submarine by Joe DunthorneSubmarine by Joe Dunthorne
What's Welsh for Zen  The Autobiography of John Cale by John CaleWhat's Welsh for Zen: The Autobiography of John Cale by John Cale
The Wyverns' Treasure (Nathaniel Fludd Beastologist, Book #3) by R.L. LaFeversThe Wyverns' Treasure by R.L. LaFevers
The Wicked and the Just by J. Anderson CoatsThe Wicked and the Just by J. Anderson Coats
The Wheel of Fortune by Susan HowatchThe Wheel of Fortune by Susan Howatch
Adventures in the Skin Trade by Dylan ThomasAdventures in the Skin Trade by Dylan Thomas
Circle of Stones  A Novel by Anna Lee WaldoCircle of Stones: A Novel byAnna Lee Waldo
Keeper of the Dream by Penelope WilliamsonKeeper of the Dream by Penelope Williamson
The Whispering Mountain by Joan AikenThe Whispering Mountain by Joan Aiken
Garthowen  A Story of a Welsh Homestead (Dodo Press) by Allen RaineGarthowen: A Story of a Welsh Homestead by Allen Raine


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Diane | 5569 comments Place any books set in Wales here.


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