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message 1: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (new)

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Post any books set in England here.

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message 3: by Diane, Armchair Tour Guide (last edited Jul 19, 2012 08:41AM) (new)

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Listing books set in the U.K. is a lot like listing books set in the US - endless. I am going to try to list books by counties, instead.

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Books Set in the County of Cambridgeshire

WaterlandWaterland by Graham Swift
Mistress of the Art of Death (Mistress of the Art of Death, #1)Mistress of the Art of Death by Ariana Franklin (1st book in series)
Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency (Dirk Gently, #1)Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency by Douglas Adams (1st book of Dirk Gently series)
Fever PitchFever Pitch by Nick Hornby
Jacob's RoomJacob's Room by Virginia Woolf
Case Histories (Jackson Brodie, #1)Case Histories by Kate Atkinson (1st book in Jackson Brodie series)
MauriceMaurice by E.M. Forster
An Unsuitable Job for a Woman (Cordelia Gray, #1)An Unsuitable Job For A Woman by P.D. James (1st book of Cordelia Gray series)
CarnosaurCarnosaur by Harry Adam Knight
Death of an Expert Witness (Adam Dalgliesh, #6)Death Of An Expert Witness by P.D. James
Every Breath You TakeEvery Breath You Take by Michelle Spring
FloodlandFloodland by Marcus Sedgwick
The Great LoverThe Great Lover by Jill Dawson
The Green ManThe Green Man by Kingsley Amis
Tom's Midnight GardenTom's Midnight Garden by Philippa Pearce
Cambridge Blue (DC Gary Goodhew Mystery #1)Cambridge Blue by Alison Bruce
A Company of SwansA Company of Swans by Eva Ibbotson
GhostwalkGhostwalk by Rebecca Stott
The LiarThe Liar by Stephen Fry
The Longest JourneyThe Longest Journey by E.M. Forster
GloryGlory by Vladimir Nabokov (aka Splendor)
Air and AngelsAir and Angels by Susan Hill
EnglebyEngleby by Sebastian Faulks
The Glittering PrizesThe Glittering Prizes by Frederic Raphael
The Man in the PictureThe Man In The Picture by Susan Hill
The Masters (Strangers and Brothers, #5)The Masters by C.P. Snow
Police at the Funeral (Albert Campion Mystery #4)Police at the Funeral by Margery Allingham
Murder Is AcademicMurder Is Academic: A Cambridge Mystery by Christine Poulson
The Nine TailorsThe Nine Tailors by Dorothy L. Sayers
TimescapeTimescape by Gregory Benford
Ticket to RideTicket to Ride by Janet Neel
The Fry ChroniclesThe Fry Chronicles : An Autobiography by Stephen Fry
Dead Scared (Lacey Flint, #2)Dead Scared by S.J. Bolton (Lacey Flint #2)
Dreaming of the Bones (Duncan Kincaid & Gemma James, #5)Dreaming Of The Bones by Deborah Crombie
The Evil SeedThe Evil Seed by Joanne Harris
Le Portrait de Monsieur W. H. (Dodo Press)The Portrait of Mr. W. H by Oscar Wilde
Steel WitchesSteel Witches by Patrick Lennon
The Water Clock (Philip Dryden, #1)The Water Clock by Jim Kelly (1st book of Philip Dryden series)
The Whole World  A NovelThe Whole World: A Novel by Emily Winslow
The Wyndham CaseThe Wyndham Case by Jill Paton Walsh (1st Imogen Quy Mystery)

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Books Set in the County of Cornwall

RebeccaRebecca by Daphne du Maurier
The Mists of Avalon (Avalon, #1)The Mists of Avalon by Marion Zimmer Bradley (1st book in Avalon series)
The Shell SeekersThe Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher
My Cousin RachelMy Cousin Rachel by Daphne du Maurier
The Forgotten GardenThe Forgotten Garden by Kate Morton
Jamaica InnJamaica Inn by Daphne du Maurier
Peril at End House (Hercule Poirot, #8)Peril at End House by Agatha Christie
The House on the StrandThe House on the Strand by Daphne du Maurier
Wycliffe and the ScapegoatWycliffe and the Scapegoat by W.J. Burley (part of series set in Cornwall)
Tristan and IseultTristan and Iseult by Rosemary Sutcliff
Bright DayBright Day by J.B. Priestley
The Camomile LawnThe Camomile Lawn by Mary Wesley
Castle DorCastle Dor by Daphne du Maurier
Jumping the QueueJumping the Queue by Mary Wesley
Frenchman's Creek (VMC)Frenchman's Creek by Daphne du Maurier
The Loveday Fortunes (Loveday, #2)The Loveday Fortunes by Kate Tremayne (Part of series set in Cornwall)
The Loving SpiritThe Loving Spirit by Daphne du Maurier
North FaceNorth Face by Mary Renault
Over Sea, Under Stone (The Dark is Rising, #1)Over Sea, Under Stone by Susan Cooper
The Pale Horseman (The Saxon Stories, #2)The Pale Horseman by Bernard Cornwell
Ross Poldark  A Novel of Cornwall, 1783-1787 (Poldark, #1)Ross Poldark: A Novel of Cornwall, 1783-1787 by Winston Graham (1st book of Poldark)
RitualRitual by David Pinner
The Rose and the Yew TreeThe Rose and the Yew Tree by Mary Westmacott
Finding the Fox (The Shapeshifter, #1)Finding the Fox by Ali Sparkes (1st book of Shapeshifter series)
The Siege of Trencher's FarmThe Siege of Trencher's Farm - Straw Dogs by Gordon Williams
The Lighthouse (Adam Dalgliesh, #13)The Lighthouse by P.D. James
Ingo (Ingo, #1)Ingo by Helen Dunmore (1st book of Ingo series)
Under Plum LakeUnder Plum Lake by Lionel Davidson
When God Was a RabbitWhen God Was a Rabbit by Sarah Winman
Why the Whales CameWhy The Whales Came by Michael Morpurgo
The Wreck of the ZanzibarThe Wreck Of The Zanzibar by Michael Morpurgo
The Tenth GiftThe Tenth Gift by Jane Johnson
Millie's FlingMillie's Fling by Jill Mansell
PenmarricPenmarric by Susan Howatch
The Rose GardenThe Rose Garden by Susanna Kearsley
The Little CountryThe Little Country by Charles de Lint
A Cottage by the SeaA Cottage by the Sea by Ciji Ware
Coming HomeComing Home by Rosamunde Pilcher
Escandalo En La Noche (Fairleigh Sisters 2)One Night of Scandal by Teresa Medeiros (2nd book in Farleigh Sisters series)
The King's GeneralThe King's General by Daphne du Maurier
Minx (Splendid Trilogy, #3)Minx by Julia Quinn (3rd book in Splendid series)
A Suitable Vengeance (Inspector Lynley, #4)A Suitable Vengeance by Elizabeth George (4th book in Inspector Lynley series)
Have His Carcase  (Lord Peter Wimsey Mysteries, #8)Have His Carcase by Dorothy L. Sayers (Lord Peter Wimsey #8)
In the Blood (Genealogical Crime Mystery, #1)In the Blood by Steve Robinson
Careless in Red (Inspector Lynley #15)Careless in Red by Elizabeth George Inspector Lynley #15)
Mistress of MellynMistress of Mellyn by Victoria Holt
A Pair of Blue Eyes (Oxford World's Classics)A Pair of Blue Eyes by Thomas Hardy
The Birds & Other StoriesThe Birds And Other Stories by Daphne du Maurier
The Lamorna Wink (Richard Jury Mysteries 16)The Lamorna Wink by Martha Grimes (Richard Jury #16)
AvalonAvalon by Anya Seton
Notes from an ExhibitionNotes from an Exhibition by Patrick Gale
Bride of PendorricBride of Pendorric by Victoria Holt
Wait for What Will ComeWait for What Will Come by Barbara Michaels
Dudleytown (Cornwall Novellas, #1)Dudleytown by L.B. Gregg (1st book of Cornish Novellas series)
Rough MusicRough Music by Patrick Gale
Name To A FaceName to a Face by Robert Goddard
A Week in WinterWeek in Winter by Marcia Willett
Sea MusicSea Music by Sara MacDonald
A Perfectly Good ManA Perfectly Good Man by Patrick Gale
FerrymanFerryman by Carole Sutton
Vanishing Cornwall  The Spirit and History of CornwallVanishing Cornwall‎ by Daphne du Maurier
The Adventure of the Devil's FootThe Adventure of the Devil's Foot by Arthur Conan Doyle
Diving BellesDiving Belles by Lucy Wood
Three Act Tragedy (Hercule Poirot, #11)Three Act Tragedy: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie
Be Mine Tonight  (Brotherhood of Blood, #1)Be Mine Tonight by Kathryn Smith (1st book of Brotherhood of Blood series)
The Legend of the Seventh VirginLegend of the Seventh Virgin by Victoria Holt
Moonspun MagicMoonspun Magic by Catherine Coulter
The Bride Finder (St. Leger, #1)The Bride Finder by Susan Carroll (1st book of St. Leger series)
Devil's DesireDevil's Desire by Laurie McBain
Midshipman Bolitho (Richard Bolitho, #1)Midshipman Bolitho by Alexander Kent (1st book in Richard Bolitho series)
The Dead Secret (Oxford World's Classics)The Dead Secret by Wilkie Collins
Tales of Terror from the Black Ship (Tales of Terror, #2)Tales of Terror from the Black Ship by Chris Priestley
Duke of Sin (Duke Trilogy, #1)Duke of Sin by Adele Ashworth (1st book of Duke Trilogy)
Honor BoundHonor Bound by Brenda Novak
The Magic Knot (The Magic Knot, #1)The Magic Knot by Helen Scott Taylor (1st book in series)
In the Blood (Genealogical Crime Mystery, #1)In the Blood by Steve Robinson (1st Genealogical Crime Mystery)
If the Slipper Fits (Cinderella Sisterhood, #1)If the Slipper Fits by Olivia Drake (1st book of Cinderella Sisterhood series)
IsisIsis by Douglas Clegg
The Short Day DyingThe Short Day Dying by Peter Hobbs
Murder on the Cliffs (Daphne du Maurier Mysteries, #1)Murder on the Cliffs by Joanna Challis (1st book of series)
Up With the Larks  Starting Again in CornwallUp With the Larks: Starting Again in Cornwall by Tessa Hainsworth
Churchyard and HawkeChurchyard and Hawke by E.V. Thompson
Hidden TreasuresHidden Treasures by Fern Britton
The Romance of Tristan and IseultThe Romance of Tristan and Iseult by Joseph Bédier
FearlessFearless by Elvira Woodruff
Merlin's Blade (The Merlin Spiral, #1)Merlin's Blade by Robert Treskillard
Wings Of Fire (Inspector Ian Rutledge, #2)Wings Of Fire by Charles Todd (Inspector In Rutledge #2)

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Books Set in County Cumbria (Including Cumberland)

Lady AnnaLady Anna by Anthony Trollope
All Quiet on the Orient ExpressAll Quiet on the Orient Express by Magnus Mills
Bob, Son of Battle (Dodo Press)Bob, Son of Battle by Alfred Ollivant
Cue for TreasonCue for Treason by Geoffrey Trease
The Hand of the DevilThe Hand of the Devil by Dean Vincent Carter
The Hired ManThe Hired Man by Melvyn Bragg (1st book of Tallentire Trilogy)
No Boats on BannermereNo Boats on Bannermere by Geoffrey Trease
The Picts and the Martyrs  or Not Welcome At AllThe Picts and the Martyrs by Arthur Ransome
A Place In England (Tallentire Trilogy 2)A Place In England by Melvyn Bragg
The Plague DogsThe Plague Dogs by Richard Adams
The Shield RingThe Shield Ring by Rosemary Sutcliff
The Soldier's ReturnThe Soldier's Return by Melvyn Bragg
Swallows and Amazons (Swallows and Amazons, #1)Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome (1st book in series)
My Sister Lives On The MantelpieceMy Sister Lives On The Mantelpiece by Annabel Pitcher
Believing the Lie (Inspector Lynley, #17)Believing the Lie by Elizabeth George (Inspector Lynley #17)
The LeapingThe Leaping by Tom Fletcher
The Death ChamberThe Death Chamber by Sarah Rayne
The Lazy Tour of Two Idle ApprenticesThe Lazy Tour of Two Idle Apprentices by Charles Dickens & Wilkie Collins
Rosamund (The Friarsgate Inheritance #1)Rosamund by Bertrice Small (1st book of Friarsgate Inheritance series)
The Stranger HouseThe Stranger House by Reginald Hill
A Son of WarA Son of War by Melvyn Bragg
An Independent Woman's Lake District WritingsIndependent Woman's Lake District Writ by Harriet Martineau
The Lady's SlipperThe Lady's Slipper by Deborah Swift
The Arsenic Labyrinth (Lake District Mystery #3)The Arsenic Labyrinth by Martin Edwards
Doctor Who  Sting of the ZygonsDoctor Who: Sting of the Zygons by Stephen Cole
Pigeon PostPigeon Post by Arthur Ransome
A Tapestry of Dreams (Tales of Jernaeve, #1)A Tapestry of Dreams by Roberta Gellis (1st book of Tales of Jernaeve series)
The Funny Farm  The Laughter and Tears of One Woman's Farm in CumbriaFunny Farm by Jackie Moffat
Island of Bones (Crowther and Westerman, #3)Island of Bones by Imogen Robertson (Crowther and Westerman #3)
The Thing on the ShoreThe Thing on the Shore by Tom Fletcher
Rogue HerriesRogue Herries by Hugh Walpole
Just What Kind of Mother Are You?Just What Kind of Mother Are You? by Paula Daly
The WoodcutterThe Woodcutter by Reginald Hill

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Books Set in Derbyshire

Year of WondersYear of Wonders: A Novel of the Plague by Geraldine Brooks
Jane EyreJane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
Uncle SilasUncle Silas by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
Come Rack Come RopeCome Rack Come Rope by Roger LeBlanc
Death Comes to PemberleyDeath Comes to Pemberley by P.D. James
The Lair of the White WormThe Lair of the White Worm by Bram Stoker
Peveril of the PeakPeveril of the Peak by Walter Scott
The Toll-GateThe Toll-Gate by Georgette Heyer
Jane and the Stillroom Maid (Jane Austen Mysteries, #5)Jane and the Stillroom Maid by Stephanie Barron (5th Jane Austen Mystery)
Black Dog (Ben Cooper & Diane Fry, #1)Black Dog by Stephen Booth (1st book of Ben Cooper & Diane Fry series)
The ReaperThe Reaper by Steven Dunne
Bess of Hardwick  First Lady of Chatsworth, 1527-1608Bess of Hardwick: First Lady of Chatsworth, 1527-1608 by Mary S. Lovell
Wait for Me!  MemoirsWait for Me!: Memoirs by Deborah Devonshire
Cavalier  A Tale of Chivalry, Passion, and Great HousesCavalier: A Tale of Chivalry, Passion, and Great Houses by Lucy Worsley
Pride and PrejudicePride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (Mostly in Hertforshire. Pemberley's in Derbyshire)
Goodly Creatures  A Pride and Prejudice DeviationGoodly Creatures: A Pride and Prejudice Deviation by Beth Massey
A Place of ExecutionA Place of Execution by Val McDermid
Mr. Darcy Takes a WifeMr. Darcy Takes a Wife by Linda Berdoll (1st book of Darcy & Elizabeth series)
A Wife for Mr. DarcyA Wife for Mr. Darcy by Mary Lydon Simonsen
The Pemberley Chronicles (The Pemberley Chronicles, #1)The Pemberley Chronicles by Rebecca Ann Collins (1st book in series)
My Dearest Mr. Darcy  An Amazing Journey into Love EverlastingMy Dearest Mr. Darcy: An Amazing Journey into Love Everlasting by Sharon Lathan
The Perfect Bride for Mr. DarcyThe Perfect Bride for Mr. Darcy by Mary Lydon Simonsen
Damaged  The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten ChildDamaged: The Heartbreaking True Story of a Forgotten Child by Cathy Glass
In Pursuit of the Proper Sinner (Inspector Lynley, #10)In Pursuit of the Proper Sinner by Elizabeth George (Inspector Lynley #10)
A Marriage Worth The Earning  ~To Have And To Hold~A Marriage Worth The Earning: ~To Have And To Hold~ by Mary Sherwood
Loving Mr. Darcy  Journeys Beyond PemberleyLoving Mr. Darcy: Journeys Beyond Pemberley by Sharon Lathan
An Assembly Such as This  (Fitzwilliam Darcy, Gentleman #1)An Assembly Such as This by Pamela Aidan (1st book in series)
The Confession of Fitzwilliam DarcyThe Confession of Fitzwilliam Darcy by Mary Street
Buster's Diaries as told to Roy HattersleyBuster's Diaries as told to Roy Hattersley by Roy Hattersley
The Hungry MoonHungry Moon by Ramsey Campbell
Remember the LegendRemember the Legend by Brooke Burdett
A Woman of PassionA Woman of Passion by Virginia Henley
Pemberley Shades  A Lightly Gothic Tale of Mr. and Mrs. DarcyPemberley Shades: A Lightly Gothic Tale of Mr. and Mrs. Darcy by D.A. Bonavia-Hunt
The Rose of SebastopolThe Rose of Sebastopol by Katharine McMahon
BlackmoorBlackmoor by Edward Hogan
The Slightest ProvocationThe Slightest Provocation by Pam Rosenthal
Mr. Darcy's DreamMr. Darcy's Dream by Elizabeth Aston
Nightingales  The Extraordinary Upbringing and Curious Life of Miss Florence NightingaleNightingales: The Extraordinary Upbringing and Curious Life of Miss Florence Nightingale
Oh My Darling DaughterOh My Darling Daughter by Eric Malpass

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Books Set in Devon

And Then There Were NoneAnd Then There Were None by Agatha Christie
Lorna Doone  A Romance of ExmoorLorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor by R.D. Blackmore
The Hound of the Baskervilles (Sherlock Holmes, #5)The Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie (Flavia de Luce, #1)The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley (1st Flavia de Luce mystery)
The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold FryThe Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry by Rachel Joyce
War Horse (War Horse, #1)War Horse by Michael Morpurgo (also set in France)
Evil Under the Sun  A Hercule Poirot MysteryEvil Under the Sun: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie
Our Tragic UniverseOur Tragic Universe by Scarlett Thomas
All About Love (Cynster, #6)All About Love by Stephanie Laurens
The Barefoot PrincessThe Barefoot Princess by Christina Dodd
Inscenarea lui Roger MurgatroydThe Act of Roger Murgatroyd: An Entertainment by Gilbert Adair
Dead Man's Folly  A Hercule Poirot MysteryDead Man's Folly: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie
Death at the BarDeath at the Bar by Ngaio Marsh
The Documents in the CaseThe Documents in the Case by Dorothy L. Sayers
The Far Distant OxusThe Far Distant Oxus by Katharine Hull
A Horseman Riding ByA Horseman Riding By by R.F. Delderfield
In The Place of Fallen LeavesIn The Place of Fallen Leaves by Tim Pears
Malice Aforethought Malice Aforethought by Francis Iles
The Little Book of DevonThe Little Book of Devon by John van der Kiste
The Saint Meets the TigerThe Saint Meets the Tiger by Leslie Charteris
The Moor (Mary Russell, #4)The Moor by Laurie R. King (4th book in Mary Russell series)
The Punch and Judy Murders (Sir Henry Merrivale, #5)The Punch and Judy Murders by Carter Dickson
Rachel Ray, Volume I (Dodo Press)Rachel Ray by Anthony Trollope
Finding the Fox  The Shapeshifter Series, Book 1Finding the Fox: The Shapeshifter Series, Book 1 by Ali Sparkes (1st book in series)
She Died a Lady (Sir Henry Merrivale, #14)She Died a Lady by Carter Dickson
SimonSimon by Rosemary Sutcliff
The Sittaford MysteryThe Sittaford Mystery by Agatha Christie
To Serve Them All My DaysTo Serve Them All My Days by R.F. Delderfield
Wycliffe and the BealesWycliffe and the Beales by W.J. Burley
The Chimney Sweeper's BoyThe Chimney Sweeper's Boy by Barbara Vine
The Sanctuary Seeker (Crowner John Mystery #1)The Sanctuary Seeker by Bernard Knight (1st Crowner John Mystery)
The Exeter BlitzThe Exeter Blitz by David Rees
Murder in DevonMurder in Devon by Maggi Andersen
The Turning Of The TideThe Turning Of The Tide by Liz Shakespeare
The Last TemplarThe Last Templar by Michael Jecks (1st book of Knights Templar series)

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Books Set in Dorset

PersuasionPersuasion by Jane Austen (partially)
Far from the Madding Crowd  Far from the Madding Crowd by Thomas Hardy
The French Lieutenant's WomanThe French Lieutenant's Woman by John Fowles
The Mayor of CasterbridgeThe Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy
On Chesil BeachOn Chesil Beach by Ian McEwan
Tess of the d'UrbervillesTess of the D'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
Thank You, Jeeves (Jeeves, #5)Thank You, Jeeves by P.G. Wodehouse
The Devil's FeatherThe Devil's Feather by Minette Walters
Remarkable CreaturesRemarkable Creatures by Tracy Chevalier
The WoodlandersThe Woodlanders by Thomas Hardy
AwakeningAwakening by S.J. Bolton
TamsinTamsin by Peter S. Beagle
The BreakerThe Breaker by Minette Walters
The Black TowerThe Black Tower by P.D. James (Adam Dalgliesh #5)
Before the FactBefore the Fact by Francis Iles
Cheerful Weather for the WeddingCheerful Weather for the Wedding by Julia Strachey
Dancing with MermaidsDancing with Mermaids by Miles Gibson
Death and the Dancing FootmanDeath and the Dancing Footman by Ngaio Marsh
The Return of the Native  The Return of the Native by Thomas Hardy
A Dream of WessexA Dream of Wessex by Christopher Priest (AKA The Perfect Lover)
Lady In WaitingLady In Waiting by Rosemary Sutcliff
Love Among the ChickensLove Among the Chickens by P.G. Wodehouse
MoonfleetMoonfleet by John Meade Falkner
Land GirlsLand Girls by Angela Huth
PavanePavane by Keith Roberts
The Nebuly CoatThe Nebuly Coat by John Meade Falkner
The Private Patient (Adam Dalgliesh, #14)The Private Patient by P.D. James (Adam Dalgliesh #14)
The Skull Beneath The Skin (Cordelia Gray, #2)The Skull Beneath The Skin by P.D. James
Two on a Tower (Everyman Hardy)Two on a Tower by Thomas Hardy
The Well-BelovedThe Well-Beloved by Thomas Hardy
Wolf Solent - A NovelWolf Solent - A Novel by John Cowper Powys
A Crowning Mercy (Crowning Mercy, #1)A Crowning Mercy by Bernard Cornwell (1st book in series)
An Innocent BrideAn Innocent Bride by Betty Neels
My Dear CharlotteMy Dear Charlotte by Hazel Holt
The Stolen PrincessThe Stolen Princess by Anne Gracie (1st book of Devil Riders series)
The American HeiressThe American Heiress by Daisy Goodwin
Shades of Milk and Honey (Glamourist Histories, #1)Shades of Milk and Honey by Mary Robinette Kowal
Jane FairfaxJane Fairfax by Joan Aiken
ScandalousScandalous by Candace Camp
The Black HouseThe Black House by Paul Theroux
Knight's Move (Historical Romance)Knight's Move by Jennifer Landsbert
Wessex TalesWessex Tales by Thomas Hardy

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Books Set in Huntingdonshire

Devil's Bride (Cynster, #1)Devil's Bride by Stephanie Laurens (1st book in Cynster series)

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Books Set in Kent

Cakes and AleCakes and Ale by W. Somerset Maugham
The Canterbury TalesThe Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
The Children's BookThe Children's Book by A.S. Byatt
Great ExpectationsGreat Expectations by Charles Dickens
Last OrdersLast Orders by Graham Swift
The Mystery of Edwin DroodThe Mystery of Edwin Drood by Charles Dickens
Of Human BondageOf Human Bondage by W. Somerset Maugham
Five Children and It (Five Children, #1)Five Children and It by E. Nesbit
Moonraker (James Bond, #3)Moonraker by Ian Fleming
Two CaravansTwo Caravans by Marina Lewycka
Wolf Hall (Thomas Cromwell, #1)Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel
DisappearanceDisappearance by David Dabydeen
The Sense of an EndingThe Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
The Maid of Fairbourne HallThe Maid of Fairbourne Hall by Julie Klassen
Spider's Web (Agatha Christie Collection)Spider's Web by Agatha Christie
The Distant HoursThe Distant Hours by Kate Morton
An Incomplete Revenge (Maisie Dobbs #5)An Incomplete Revenge: A Maisie Dobbs Novel by Jacqueline Winspear (5th in series)
A Duty To The Dead (Bess Crawford, #1)A Duty To The Dead by Charles Todd
Murder in the CathedralMurder in the Cathedral by T.S. Eliot
A Rose for the CrownA Rose for the Crown by Anne Easter Smith
The Shivering SandsThe Shivering Sands by Victoria Holt
Doctor Who  The Algebra of IceDoctor Who: The Algebra of Ice by Lloyd Rose
The Amateur Gentleman (Dodo Press)The Amateur Gentleman by Jeffery Farnol
A Clergyman's Daughter (The Complete Works of George Orwell, Vol. 3)A Clergyman's Daughter by George Orwell
Doctor SynDoctor Syn by Russell Thorndike (1st book in series)
The Crooked Hinge (Dr. Gideon Fell, #8)The Crooked Hinge by John Dickson Carr
The Darling Buds Of MayThe Darling Buds Of May by H.E. Bates
The History of Mr. PollyThe History of Mr. Polly by H.G. Wells
KippsKipps by H.G. Wells
The Nest of the Sparrowhawk (Dodo Press)The Nest of the Sparrowhawk by Emmuska Orczy
The Orchard on FireThe Orchard on Fire by Shena Mackay
Riddley WalkerRiddley Walker by Russell Hoban
Spring FeverSpring Fever by P.G. Wodehouse
The Two Pound TramThe Two Pound Tram by William Newton
Loving A Lost Lord (Lost Lords #1)Loving A Lost Lord by Mary Jo Putney (1st book of Lost Lords series)
The Bride ThiefThe Bride Thief by Jacquie D'Alessandro
Her Majesty's MenHer Majesty's Men by Marquesate (1st book in series)
Red Roses Mean LoveRed Roses Mean Love by Jacquie D'Alessandro
Season for Temptation (Holiday Pleasures, #1)Season for Temptation by Theresa Romain
The Christmas CountessThe Christmas Countess by Adrienne Basso
The Gamekeeper's Lady (Rakes in Disgrace, #1)The Gamekeeper's Lady by Ann Lethbridge (1st book in Rakes in Disgrace series)
Becket Becket by Jean Anouilh

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Books Set in Lancashire

Oranges are Not the Only FruitOranges are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson
North and SouthNorth and South by Elizabeth Gaskell
Hard TimesHard Times by Charles Dickens
Mary BartonMary Barton by Elizabeth Gaskell
GoldGold by Chris Cleave
Missing Joseph (Inspector Lynley, #6)Missing Joseph by Elizabeth George (6th book of Inspector Lynley series)
A Kiss at Midnight (Fairy Tales, #1)A Kiss at Midnight by Eloisa James (1st book of Fairy Tales series)
Blood BrothersBlood Brothers by Willy Russell
The September GirlsThe September Girls by Maureen Lee
Across the Mersey (Campion family, #1)Across the Mersey by Annie Groves (1st book in Campion series)
Echoes Across The MerseyEchoes Across The Mersey by Anne Baker
RedburnRedburn by Herman Melville
Stags and HensStags and Hens by Willy Russell
The Lancashire Witches  A Romance of Pendle ForestThe Lancashire Witches: A Romance of Pendle Forest by William Harrison Ainsworth
RoseRose by Martin Cruz Smith
Revenge of the Witch (The Last Apprentice / Wardstone Chronicles, #1)Revenge of the Witch by Joseph Delaney (1st book in series)
Soul SeductionSoul Seduction by Lori Toland
Wedding TiersWedding Tiers by Trisha Ashley
The Peaceable KingdomThe Peaceable Kingdom by Jan de Hartog
Killer Instinct (Charlie Fox Thriller, #1)Killer Instinct by Zoë Sharp (1st Charlie Fox series)
Becoming Jane EyreBecoming Jane Eyre by Sheila Kohler
SnatchedSnatched by Mandasue Heller
Locked In (Jessica Daniel Book 1)Locked In by Kerry Wilkinson
Mill Girl  A Victorian Girl's Diary, 1842-1843Mill Girl: A Victorian Girl's Diary, 1842-1843 by Sue Reid
The FrontThe Front by Mandasue Heller
The Nightmare Fair (Target Doctor Who Library - The Missing Episodes)The Nightmare Fair by Graham Williams
Confessions of an Improper Bride (Donovan Sisters, #1)Confessions of an Improper Bride by Jennifer Haymore (1st book of Donovan Sisters)
Automated AliceAutomated Alice by Jeff Noon
The Curry MileThe Curry Mile by Zahid Hussain
ElidorElidor by Alan Garner
Fame Is The SpurFame Is The Spur by Howard Spring
How Soon Is Never?How Soon Is Never? by Marc Spitz
Love On The DoleLove on the Dole by Walter Greenwood
Manchester SlingbackManchester Slingback by Nicholas Blincoe
Monster LoveMonster Love by Carol Topolski
Needle In The GrooveNeedle In The Groove by Jeff Noon
NymphomationNymphomation by Jeff Noon
VurtVurt by Jeff Noon
An Awfully Big AdventureAn Awfully Big Adventure by Beryl Bainbridge
DressmakerDressmaker by Beryl Bainbridge
Enchanted BoyEnchanted Boy by Richie McMullen
The GraveThe Grave by James Heneghan
Mr. AmericanMr. American by George MacDonald Fraser
Patsy of Paradise PlacePatsy of Paradise Place by Rosie Harris
Teardrops on My DrumTeardrops on My Drum by Jack Robinson
Young AdolfYoung Adolf by Beryl Bainbridge
A Dying FallA Dying Fall by Elly Griffiths

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Books Set in Middlesex (Metro London)

NeverwhereNeverwhere by Neil Gaiman
A Tale of Two CitiesA Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
19841984 by George Orwell
Bridget Jones's Diary (Bridget Jones, #1)Bridget Jones's Diary by Helen Fielding
One DayOne Day by David Nicholls
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella (1st book in Shopaholic series)
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare (1st book in The Infernal Devices series)
Great ExpectationsGreat Expectations by Charles Dickens
Her Fearful SymmetryHer Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger
Oliver TwistOliver Twist by Charles Dickens
About a BoyAbout a Boy by Nick Hornby
Mrs. DallowayMrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf
White TeethWhite Teeth by Zadie Smith
Jonathan Strange & Mr NorrellJonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell by Susanna Clarke
Pattern Recognition (Blue Ant, #1)Pattern Recognition by William Gibson (1st book of Blue Ant series)
Bleak HouseBleak House by Charles Dickens
DroodDrood by Dan Simmons
The Ghost Map  The Story of London's Most Terrifying Epidemic--and How It Changed Science, Cities, and the Modern WorldThe Ghost Map by Steven Johnson
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1)Soulless by Gail Carriger (1st book of Parasol Protectorate series)
SaturdaySaturday by Ian McEwan
LondonLondon by Edward Rutherfurd
Brick LaneBrick Lane by Monica Ali
Moll FlandersMoll Flanders by Daniel Defoe
The Prince and the PauperThe Prince and the Pauper by Mark Twain
Our Mutual FriendOur Mutual Friend by Charles Dickens
KrakenKraken by China Miéville
Down and Out in Paris and LondonDown and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell
The Crimson Petal and the WhiteThe Crimson Petal and the White by Michel Faber
Vanity FairVanity Fair by William Makepeace Thackeray
The Name of the Star (Shades of London, #1)The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson (1st book of Shades of London series)
FingersmithFingersmith by Sarah Waters
The PostmistressThe Postmistress by Sarah Blake
84, Charing Cross Road84, Charing Cross Road by Helene Hanff
A Long Way DownA Long Way Down by Nick Hornby
The Amulet of Samarkand (Bartimaeus, #1)The Amulet of Samarkand by Jonathan Stroud (1st book of Bartimaeus Trilogy)
Un Lun DunUn Lun Dun by China Miéville
The Night WatchThe Night Watch by Sarah Waters
SlammerkinSlammerkin by Emma Donoghue
HawksmoorHawksmoor by Peter Ackroyd
A Week in DecemberA Week in December by Sebastian Faulks
The Lonely LondonersThe Lonely Londoners by Samuel Selvon
Londoners  The Days and Nights of London Now - As Told by Those Who Love It, Hate It, Live It, Left It and Long for ItLondoners: The Days and Nights of London Now - As Told by Those Who Love It, Hate It, Live It, Left It and Long for It by Craig Taylor
London Under  The Secret History Beneath the StreetsLondon Under: The Secret History Beneath the Streets by Peter Ackroyd
London Under MidnightLondon Under Midnight by Simon Clark
Midnight Riot (Peter Grant, #1)Midnight Riot by Ben Aaronovitch(AKA Rivers of London) (1st book of Peter Grant series)
London FieldsLondon Fields by Martin Amis
What Happens in London (Bevelstoke #2)What Happens in London by Julia Quinn
The London Eye MysteryThe London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd
LondonLondon: The Biography by Peter Ackroyd
The Lambs of LondonThe Lambs of London by Peter Ackroyd
Necropolis  London and Its DeadNecropolis: London and Its Dead by Catharine Arnold
StardustStardust by Neil Gaiman
A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas WritingsA Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
V for VendettaV for Vendetta by Alan Moore
The Adventures of Sherlock HolmesThe Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
High FidelityHigh Fidelity by Nick Hornby
From HellFrom Hell by Alan Moore
Tipping the VelvetTipping the Velvet by Sarah Waters
The Ruby in the Smoke (Sally Lockhart, #1)The Ruby in the Smoke by Philip Pullman (1st book in Sally Lockhart series)
AmsterdamAmsterdam by Ian McEwan
Maisie Dobbs (Maisie Dobbs, #1)Maisie Dobbs by Jacqueline Winspear (1st book in series)
The Sense of an EndingThe Sense of an Ending by Julian Barnes
The SherlockianThe Sherlockian by Graham Moore
NeverwhereNeverwhere by Mike Carey
The Last DickensThe Last Dickens by Matthew Pearl
The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul (Dirk Gently, #2)The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul by Douglas Adams
LostLost by Gregory Maguire
Ordinary ThunderstormsOrdinary Thunderstorms: A Novel by William Boyd
How to Be GoodHow to Be Good by Nick Hornby
The End of the AffairThe End of the Affair by Graham Greene
A Conspiracy of Paper (Benjamin Weaver, #1)A Conspiracy of Paper by David Liss (1st book of Benjamin Weaver series)
Victorian London  The Tale of a City 1840-1870Victorian London by Liza Picard
London OrbitalLondon Orbital: A Walk Around the M25 by Iain Sinclair
Imagined London  A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional CityImagined London: A Tour of the World's Greatest Fictional City by Anna Quindlen
The Line of BeautyThe Line of Beauty by Alan Hollinghurst
The Great Train RobberyThe Great Train Robbery by Michael Crichton
The Diary of Samuel PepysThe Diary Of Samuel Pepys by Samuel Pepys
A Journal of the Plague Year A Journal of the Plague Year by Daniel Defoe
Thames  Sacred RiverThe Thames: Sacred River by Peter Ackroyd
A Little PrincessA Little Princess by Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Importance of Being EarnestThe Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde
Peter PanPeter Pan by J.M. Barrie
Anansi BoysAnansi Boys by Neil Gaiman
Remember Me?Remember Me? by Sophie Kinsella
The HoursThe Hours by Michael Cunningham
The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
Pygmalion  A Romance in Five ActsPygmalion by George Bernard Shaw
The Duke and I (Bridgertons, #1)The Duke And I by Julia Quinn (1st book of Bridgertons series)
Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy (George Smiley, #5)Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le Carré (1st book in series)
SisterSister by Rosamund Lupton
Enduring LoveEnduring Love by Ian McEwan
The Secret History of the Pink Carnation (Pink Carnation, #1)The Secret History of the Pink Carnation by Lauren Willig (1st book in series)
Falling AngelsFalling Angels by Tracy Chevalier
The Man Who Was ThursdayThe Man Who Was Thursday by G.K. Chesterton
The Tea RoseThe Tea Rose by Jennifer Donnelly (1st book in series)
The Little Lady Agency (The Little Lady Agency, #1)The Little Lady Agency by Hester Browne (1st book in series)
Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake (Love By Numbers #1)Nine Rules to Break When Romancing a Rake by Sarah MacLean (1st book in series)
The Secret AdversaryThe Secret Adversary by Agatha Christie (1st book of Tommy and Tuppence series)
ForbiddenForbidden by Tabitha Suzuma
Silent in the Grave (Lady Julia, #1)Silent in the Grave by Deanna Raybourn (1st book of Lady Julia series)
At Bertram's HotelAt Bertram's Hotel by Agatha Christie
Numbers (Numbers, #1)Numbers by Rachel Ward
Love Only OnceLove Only Once by Johanna Lindsey (1st book of Malory Family series)
The Lions LadyThe Lions Lady by Julie Garwood (1st book of series)
Gods Behaving BadlyGods Behaving Badly by Marie Phillips

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More Books Set in London

Brave New WorldBrave New World by Aldous Huxley
The 1,000,000 Pound Bank-NoteThe 1,000,000 Pound Bank-Note by Mark Twain
The 12 30 from CroydonThe 12:30 from Croydon by Freeman Wills Crofts
Twenty Thousand Streets Under The SkyTwenty Thousand Streets Under the Sky by Patrick Hamilton
A Child of the JagoChild of Jago by Arthur Morrison
Absolute BeginnersAbsolute Beginners by Colin MacInnes
Adrift in SohoAdrift in Soho by Colin Wilson
The Adventures of Roderick RandomThe Adventures of Roderick Random by Tobias Smollett
Albert AngeloAlbert Angelo by B.S. Johnson
All Passion SpentAll Passion Spent by Vita Sackville-West
Awesomely Ally's WorldAwesomely Ally's World by Karen McCombie (1st book in series)
Amelia (Broadview Editions)Amelia by Henry Fielding
Angel PavementAngel Pavement by J.B. Priestley
Antic HayAntic Hay by Aldous Huxley
The AntipopeThe Antipope by Robert Rankin
The Apes Of GodThe Apes Of God by Wyndham Lewis
ArabellaArabella by Georgette Heyer
The Artist's WidowThe Artist's Widow by Shena Mackay
Auriol; Or, the Elixir of Life (Dodo Press)Auriol; Or, the Elixir of Life by William Harrison Ainsworth
The Autograph ManThe Autograph Man by Zadie Smith
The Ballad of Peckham RyeThe Ballad of Peckham Rye by Muriel Spark
The Birds on the TreesThe Birds on the Trees by Nina Bawden
The Black BookThe Black Book by Lawrence Durrell
The Black PrinceThe Black Prince by Iris Murdoch
Blind FaithBlind Faith by Ben Elton
Blind Justice (Sir John Fielding, #1)Blind Justice by Bruce Alexander (1st book of Sir John Fielding series)
BloodtideBloodtide by Melvin Burgess (1st book of Blood series)
Bloody Jack  Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy (Bloody Jack, #1)Bloody Jack: Being an Account of the Curious Adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy
Doctor Who  The BodysnatchersThe Bodysnatchers by Mark Morris
The Book of Dave  A Revelation of the Recent Past and the Distant FutureThe Book of Dave: A Revelation of the Recent Past and the Distant Future by Will Self
The Book Of Ultimate TruthsThe Book Of Ultimate Truths by Robert Rankin
Die BorriblesThe Borrible Trilogy by Michael De Larrabeiti
The Bottle Factory OutingThe Bottle Factory Outing by Beryl Bainbridge
Boxer, BeetleBoxer, Beetle by Ned Beauman
Breakfast In The Ruins  A Novel Of InhumanityBreakfast In The Ruins: A Novel Of Inhumanity by Michael Moorcock
The Bride of NewgateThe Bride of Newgate by John Dickson Carr
The British Museum Is Falling DownThe British Museum Is Falling Down by David Lodge
Bruno's Dream (Vintage Classics)Bruno's Dream by Iris Murdoch
The BuccaneersThe Buccaneers by Edith Wharton
The Buddha of SuburbiaThe Buddha of Suburbia by Hanif Kureishi
The Cabinet of Light (Doctor Who Novellas)The Cabinet of Light by Daniel O'Mahony
The Calligrapher  A NovelThe Calligrapher: A Novel by Edward Docx
Can You Keep a Secret?Can You Keep a Secret? by Sophie Kinsella
CandyCandy by Kevin Brooks
The Cater Street HangmanThe Cater Street Hangman by Anne Perry
Cecilia, or Memoirs of an HeiressCecilia, or Memoirs of an Heiress by Fanny Burney
The Chameleon's ShadowThe Chameleon's Shadow by Minette Walters
The Chelsea MurdersThe Chelsea Murders by Lionel Davidson
The ChimesThe Chimes by Charles Dickens
Chinese Agent (A Jerry Cornell Novel)Chinese Agent by Michael Moorcock
A Choice of EnemiesA Choice of Enemies by Mordecai Richler
The CitadelThe Citadel by A.J. Cronin
The Clockwise Man (Doctor Who)The Clockwise Man by Justin Richards
Close To HomeClose To Home by Deborah Moggach
CocksureCocksure by Mordecai Richler
Cold Is The Grave (Inspector Banks, #11)Cold Is The Grave by Peter Robinson
The Collector CollectorCollector Collector by Tibor Fischer
ConceitConceit by Mary Novik
Concrete IslandConcrete Island by J.G. Ballard
A Conspiracy of Paper (Benjamin Weaver, #1)A Conspiracy of Paper by David Liss
Corduroy Mansions  A Corduroy Mansions Novel (1)Corduroy Mansions by Alexander McCall Smith (1st book in series)
The Cricket on the HearthThe Cricket on the Hearth by Charles Dickens
The One You Love (Emma Holden Suspense Mystery, #1)The One You Love by Paul Pilkington
What Angels Fear (Sebastian St. Cyr, #1)What Angels Fear by C.S. Harris

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Adam wrote: "I would add The Wake of the Dragon: A Steampunk Adventure to Norfolk although they also travel through London and the south of England. The most activity takes place in Norwich, Wisbech and Colches..."


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Books set in Oxfordshire

Brideshead RevisitedBrideshead Revisited by Evelyn Waugh
Crome YellowCrome Yellow by Aldous Huxley
A Discovery of Witches (All Souls Trilogy, #1)A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
Gaudy NightGaudy Night by Dorothy L. Sayers
The Golden Compass (His Dark Materials, #1)The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman (1st book of His Dark Materials Trilogy)
An Instance of the FingerpostAn Instance of the Fingerpost by Iain Pears
The Oxford MurdersThe Oxford Murders by Guillermo Martínez
The Pursuit of LoveThe Pursuit of Love by Nancy Mitford
The Serpent's Tale (Mistress of the Art of Death, #2)The Serpent's Tale by Ariana Franklin
Three Men in a Boat  (To Say Nothing of the Dog)Three Men in a Boat: by Jerome K. Jerome
The Wind in the WillowsThe Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame
The Butterfly TattooThe Butterfly Tattoo by Philip Pullman
The Calder Game (Chasing Vermeer #3)The Calder Game by Blue Balliett
The Case of the Gilded Fly (Gervase Fen, #1)The Case of the Gilded Fly by Edmund Crispin (1st book of Gervase Fen series)
Crampton HodnetCrampton Hodnet by Barbara Pym
Doomsday Book (Oxford Time Travel, #1)Doomsday Book by Connie Willis (1st book of Oxford Time Travel series)
Doctor Who  AsylumDoctor Who: Asylum by Peter Darvill-Evans
Endymion SpringEndymion Spring by Matthew Skelton
Gilda Joyce  Psychic Investigator (Gilda Joyce, #1)Gilda Joyce: Psychic Investigator by Jennifer Allison (1st book in series)
The Ghost of Thomas KempeThe Ghost of Thomas Kempe by Penelope Lively
Journal of a Sad HermaphroditeJournal of a Sad Hermaphrodite by Michael De Larrabeiti
Jake's ThingJake's Thing by Kingsley Amis
JillJill by Philip Larkin
Lark Rise to CandlefordLark Rise to Candleford by Flora Thompson
Last Bus to Woodstock (Inspector Morse, #1)Last Bus to Woodstock by Colin Dexter (1st book in Inspector Morse series)
The Last Puritan (Hudson River Editions)The Last Puritan by George Santayana
Loss and GainLoss and Gain by John Henry Newman
Lyra's OxfordLyra's Oxford by Philip Pullman
The New Republic  Culture, Faith, And Philosophy In An English Country HouseThe New Republic: Culture, Faith, And Philosophy In An English Country House
Oxford Blood (Jemima Shore, #5)Oxford Blood by Antonia Fraser
Oxford Blood (The Cavaliers, #1)Oxford Blood by Georgiana Derwent (1st book of The Cavaliers series)
Princess Diana's RevengePrincess Diana's Revenge by Michael De Larrabeiti
The Rachel PapersThe Rachel Papers by Martin Amis
Rebels and TraitorsRebels and Traitors by Lindsey Davis
Robert Elsmere (Dodo Press)Robert Elsmere by Mary Augusta Ward
The September Society (Charles Lenox Mysteries, #2)The September Society by Charles Finch
The Slaves of SolitudeThe Slaves of Solitude by Patrick Hamilton
Some Tame GazelleSome Tame Gazelle by Barbara Pym
Tom Brown's SchooldaysTom Brown's Schooldays by Thomas Hughes
The Unquiet Bones (Hugh de Singleton, Surgeon Chronicles #1)The Unquiet Bones by Melvin R. Starr (1st book of Hugh Singleton Chronicles)
The Wool-PackThe Wool-Pack by Cynthia Harnett
The Writing on the HearthThe Writing on the Hearth by Cynthia Harnett
Zuleika DobsonZuleika Dobson by Max Beerbohm

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Books set in Surrey

EmmaEmma by Jane Austen
Alice's Adventures in WonderlandAlice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
AtonementAtonement by Ian McEwan
The Red Queen (The Cousins' War, #2)The Red Queen by Philippa Gregory
A Room with a ViewA Room with a View by E.M. Forster
The Time Machine (Signet Classics)The Time Machine by H.G. Wells
The War of the WorldsThe War of the Worlds by H.G. Wells
Peter PanPeter Pan by J.M. Barrie (Surrey woods & Black Lake Pond were inspiration for book)
CamillaCamilla by Fanny Burney
Confessions of a Shopaholic (Shopaholic, #1)Confessions of a Shopaholic by Sophie Kinsella
The Unlimited Dream CompanyThe Unlimited Dream Company by J.G. Ballard
The Pickwick PapersThe Pickwick Papers by Charles Dickens
Nicholas NicklebyNicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens
Three Men in a Boat (To Say Nothing of the Dog)Three Men in a Boat by Jerome K. Jerome
The Adventure of the Solitary CyclistThe Adventure of the Solitary Cyclist by Arthur Conan Doyle
Anchoress of ShereAnchoress of Shere by Paul L. Moorcraft
Back HomeBack Home by Michelle Magorian
The Battle Of Dorking  Reminiscences Of A Volunteer (Dodo Press)The Battle Of Dorking: Reminiscences Of A Volunteer by George Tomkyns Chesney
Beyond BlackBeyond Black by Hilary Mantel
The Blood-Dimmed Tide (John Madden, #2)The Blood-Dimmed Tide by Rennie Airth
Bowl of CherriesBowl of Cherries by Shena Mackay
The Broom-Squire (Dodo Press)The Broom-Squire by Sabine Baring-Gould
Diana of the CrosswaysDiana of the Crossways by George Meredith
GalliaGallia by Menie Muriel Dowie
Lost and FoundLost and Found by Tom Winter
The Murderer's SonThe Murderer's Son by Richard Haley
My Best Friend's GirlMy Best Friend's Girl by Dorothy Koomson
NecropolisNecropolis by Basil Copper
The Necropolis Railway (Jim Stringer, #1)The Necropolis Railway by Andrew Martin
No Mistaking CorkerNo Mistaking Corker by Monica Edwards (1st book in Punch Bowl Farm series)
NotwithstandingNotwithstanding by Louis de Bernières
Sir NigelSir Nigel by Arthur Conan Doyle
A Surrey State of AffairsA Surrey State of Affairs by Ceri Radford
Sutton Place (Sutton Place, #1)Sutton Place by Dinah Lampitt (1st book in trilogy)
Tainted TreeTainted Tree by Jacquelynn Luben
The WatsonsThe Watsons by Jane Austen
How to Marry a Marquis (Agents of the Crown, #2)How to Marry a Marquis by Julia Quinn
WaverleyWaverley by Walter Scott
The White CompanyThe White Company by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Sound of CoachesThe Sound of Coaches by Leon Garfield
Someone at a DistanceSomeone at a Distance by Dorothy Whipple
The Wheelwright's ShopThe Wheelwright's Shop by George Sturt

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Books set in Sussex

The Beekeeper's Apprentice (Mary Russell, #1)The Beekeeper's Apprentice by Laurie R. King (1st book in Mary Russell series)
Brighton RockBrighton Rock by Graham Greene
The Clocks (Hercule Poirot, #34)The Clocks: A Hercule Poirot Mystery by Agatha Christie
The Collector The Collector by John Fowles
Instruments of Darkness (Crowther and Westerman, #1)Instruments of Darkness by Imogen Robertson
The Invisible Man (The Works of H.G. Wells, #03)The Invisible Man by H.G. Wells
The MasterThe Master by Colm Tóibín
National VelvetNational Velvet by Enid Bagnold
Never Let Me GoNever Let Me Go by Kazuo Ishiguro
The Ragged Trousered PhilanthropistsThe Ragged Trousered Philanthropists by Robert Tressell
SanditonSanditon by Jane Austen
Sweet ToothSweet Tooth by Ian McEwan
The Valley of Fear (Sherlock Holmes, #7)The Valley Of Fear by Arthur Conan Doyle
Wideacre  (The Wideacre Trilogy, #1)Wideacre by Philippa Gregory (1st book in trilogy)
Alice Lorraine. A tale of the South DownsAlice Lorraine: A Tale of the South Downs by R.D. Blackmore
BergBerg by Ann Quin
The Body on the Beach (Fethering, #1)The Body on the Beach by Simon Brett (1st book in the Fethering series)
The BrightonomiconThe Brightonomicon by Robert Rankin
The ComfortersThe Comforters by Muriel Spark
The Death of Bunny MunroThe Death of Bunny Munro by Nick Cave
Dirty WeekendDirty Weekend by Helen Zahavi
DoomsdayDoomsday by Warwick Deeping
The Dragon's Eye  The Dragonology Chronicles, Volume One (Ologies)The Dragon's Eye: The Dragonology Chronicles, Volume One by Dugald A. Steer
The Ex-Boyfriend's Handbook (Ed & Dan, #1)The Ex-Boyfriend's Handbook by Matt Dunn (1st book of Ed & Dan series)
The Family from One End Street  And Some of Their Adventures (Puffin Modern Classics)The Family from One End Street: And Some of Their Adventures by Eve Garnett
Foxes' OvenFoxes' Oven by Michael De Larrabeiti
The Golden HourThe Golden Hour by William Nicholson
The Gorse Trilogy  The West Pier, Mr Stimpson And Mr Gorse, Unknown AssailantThe Gorse Trilogy: The West Pier, Mr Stimpson And Mr Gorse, Unknown Assailant
Green DarknessGreen Darkness by Anya Seton
Hangover SquareHangover Square by Patrick Hamilton
The Haunted WomanThe Haunted Woman by David Lindsay
The History of Mr. PollyThe History of Mr. Polly by H.G. Wells
Inside Mister EnderbyInside Mister Enderby by Anthony Burgess
Parade's End - Part Four - Last PostThe Last Post by Ford Madox Ford
The Last SummerThe Last Summer by Judith Kinghorn
The Light YearsThe Light Years by Elizabeth Jane Howard
The Man WithinThe Man Within by Graham Greene
Marianne Dreams (The Magic Drawing Pencil, #1)Marianne Dreams by Catherine Storr
The Middle Age of Mrs. EliotThe Middle Age of Mrs. Eliot by Angus Wilson
My Idea Of FunMy Idea Of Fun by Will Self
The Mysteries of Verbena House; Or, Miss Bellasis Birched for ThievingThe Mysteries of Verbena House; Or, Miss Bellasis Birched for Thieving by Etonensis
One Moment, One MorningOne Moment, One Morning by Sarah Rayner
Perfect PeoplePerfect People by Peter James
Play To The EndPlay To The End by Robert Goddard
Queen LuciaQueen Lucia by E.F. Benson (1st book of Lucia series)
Quick ServiceQuick Service by P.G. Wodehouse
The Secret Intensity of Everyday LifeThe Secret Intensity Of Everyday Life by William Nicholson
The Secret Wife of King George IVThe Secret Wife of King George IV by Diane Haeger
The ServantsThe Servants by Michael Marshall Smith
The Stars in the Bright SkyThe Stars in the Bright Sky by Alan Warner
The Talisman RingThe Talisman Ring by Georgette Heyer
A Tangled Web A Tangled Web by Nicholas Blake
The Two Pound TramThe Two Pound Tram by William Newton
The Unknown AjaxThe Unknown Ajax by Georgette Heyer
The Vintage Teacup ClubThe Vintage Teacup Club by Vanessa Greene
Visitors from London.Visitors from London. by Kitty Barne
Wish for a Pony (Romney Marsh, #1)Wish for a Pony by Monica Edwards (1st book of Romney Marsh series)
The Ocean at the End of the LaneThe Ocean at the End of the Lane by Neil Gaiman
Pippa PassesPippa Passes by Rumer Godden

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Books set in Yorkshire
ER = East Riding, NR = North Riding, WR = West Riding

Agnes GreyAgnes Grey by Anne Brontë (NR)
All Creatures Great and SmallAll Creatures Great and Small by James Herriot (NR)
All Things Bright and BeautifulAll Things Bright and Beautiful by James Herriot (NR)
All Things Wise and WonderfulAll Things Wise and Wonderful by James Herriot (NR)
Behind the Scenes at the MuseumBehind the Scenes at the Museum by Kate Atkinson (NR)
DraculaDracula by Bram Stoker (NR)
A Kestrel for a KnaveA Kestrel for a Knave by Barry Hines (WR)
My Best Friend's GirlMy Best Friend's Girl by Dorothy Koomson (WR)
Nicholas NicklebyNicholas Nickleby by Charles Dickens
Nineteen Seventy Four (Red Riding, #1)Nineteen Seventy Four by David Peace (1st book in Red Riding Quartet) (WR)
The NonesuchThe Nonesuch by Georgette Heyer
SavilleSaville by David Storey
The Secret GardenThe Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
ShirleyShirley by Charlotte Brontë (WR)
The Tenant of Wildfell HallThe Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne Brontë (WR)
Wuthering HeightsWuthering Heights by Emily Brontë
The Vicar of WakefieldThe Vicar of Wakefield by Oliver Goldsmith (WR)
The Virgin in the GardenThe Virgin in the Garden by A.S. Byatt (NR)
The 12 30 from CroydonThe 12:30 from Croydon by Freeman Wills Crofts
Anderby WoldAnderby Wold by Winifred Holtby
The Baritone Wore Chiffon (The Liturgical Mystery #2)The Baritone Wore Chiffon by Mark Schweizer (ER)
Beneath the MoorsBeneath the Moors by Brian Lumley
Beneath the ShadowsBeneath the Shadows by Sara Foster (NR)
In Love (Best Friends)Best Friends Together by Rosie Rushton (Best Friends series) (WR)
Billy LiarBilly Liar by Keith Waterhouse
Bright DayBright Day by J.B. Priestley
Söyleyemem Sevdiğimi (The Brides of Fortune, Book 1)Confessions Of A Duchess by Nicola Cornick (1st book of Brides of Fortune series)
A Cold Season (Library Hardback)A Cold Season by Alison Littlewood (WR)
The Damned UtdThe Damned Utd by David Peace (WR)
The Dark Winter (Aector McAvoy, #1)The Dark Winter by David Mark (ER)
Dear NobodyDear Nobody by Berlie Doherty (WR)
The Education of Mrs. Brimley (Chambers Trilogy, #1)The Education of Mrs. Brimley by Donna MacMeans (1st book of Chambers Trilogy)
Eugene AramEugene Aram by Edward George Bulwer-Lytton
Fire in the HeartFire in the Heart by Katherine Sutcliffe
Gallows View (Inspector Banks, #1)Gallows View by Peter Robinson (1st book in Inspector Banks series)
GB84GB84 by David Peace
Granny Was a Buffer GirlGranny Was a Buffer Girl by Berlie Doherty (WR)
A Grass RopeA Grass Rope by William Mayne
The GreatcoatThe Greatcoat by Helen Dunmore (ER)
If the Slipper Fits (Cinderella Sisterhood, #1)If the Slipper Fits by Olivia Drake (1st book of Cinderella Sisterhood series)
Inspector French And The Starvel TragedyInspector French And The Starvel Tragedy by Freeman Wills Crofts
Is UndergroundIs Underground by Joan Aiken (ER)
It Shouldn't Happen to a VetIt Shouldn't Happen to a Vet by James Herriot
James Herriot's YorkshireJames Herriot's Yorkshire by James Herriot
The Jealous GodThe Jealous God by John Braine
Kat, Incorrigible (Kat Incorrigible, #1)Kat, Incorrigible by Stephanie Burgis
Keeper at the Shrine (Father Simeon, #1)Keeper at the Shrine by Domini Highsmith (1st book in Father Simeon series) (ER)
The King's GraceThe King's Grace by Anne Easter Smith
The Leopard Prince (Princes Trilogy, #2)The Leopard Prince by Elizabeth Hoyt (Princes Trilogy)
The Lord God Made Them AllThe Lord God Made Them All by James Herriot
A Month in the CountryA Month in the Country by J.L. Carr
My Favorite CountessMy Favorite Countess by Vanessa Kelly
My Summer of LoveMy Summer of Love by Helen Cross
Never the Bride (Brenda and Effie Mystery #1)Never the Bride by Paul Magrs (NR)
The Northern ClemencyThe Northern Clemency by Philip Hensher (WR)
Not Wicked Enough (Reforming the Scoundrels, #1)Not Wicked Enough by Carolyn Jewel (1st book of Reforming the Scoundrels series)
On Extinction  How We Became Estranged from NatureOn Extinction: How We Became Estranged from Nature by Melanie Challenger (NR)
Ours Are the StreetsOurs Are the Streets by Sunjeev Sahota (WR)
The Picasso Scam (Detective Inspector Charlie Priest Mystery)The Picasso Scam by Stuart Pawson (1st Book of Detective Inspector Charlie Priest)
Un romanzo politicoA Political Romance by Laurence Sterne (ER)
Prince of MagicPrince of Magic by Anne Stuart
The Return of the TwelvesThe Return of the Twelves by Pauline Clarke (WR)
Road to the Dales  The Story of a Yorkshire LadRoad to the Dales: The Story of a Yorkshire Lad by Gervase Phinn (WR)
Room 13Room 13 by Robert Swindells (NR)
Los Secretos de los MuertosThe Secrets of the Dead by Malcolm Rose (1st book of Lawless & Tilley series) (WR)
SacramentSacrament by Clive Barker
Shadowmancer (Shadowmancer, #1)Shadowmancer by G.P. Taylor (1st book in series) (NR)
Society of Lost CausesSociety of Lost Causes by Ophelia Finsen
South Riding (Virago Modern Classics)South Riding by Winifred Holtby
Sovereign (Matthew Shardlake, #3)Sovereign by C.J. Sansom (ER)
A Summons From YorkshireA Summons From Yorkshire by Ava Stone
Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord (Love By Numbers, #2)Ten Ways to Be Adored When Landing a Lord by Sarah MacLean (Love by Numbers series)
Délicieuse effrontée (Huntington, #1)To Tempt a Scotsman by Victoria Dahl (1st book in Huntington series)
Torc of MoonlightTorc of Moonlight by Linda Acaster (ER)
The Very Thought of YouThe Very Thought of You by Rosie Alison
Vet in HarnessVet in Harness by James Herriot
VimanaramaVimanarama by Grant Morrison (WR)
We Wove a Web in Childhood  The Brontes at HomeWe Wove a Web in Childhood: The Brontes at Home by Ruth Thomas (WR)
Whitby VampyrrhicWhitby Vampyrrhic by Simon Clark (NR)
The Whitby Witches (The Whitby Witches, #1)The Whitby Witches by Robin Jarvis (1st book in series) (NR)
A Woman Of SubstanceA Woman Of Substance by Barbara Taylor Bradford (1st book in Emma Harte Saga)
Yes Sister, No Sister  My Life as a Trainee Nurse in 1950s YorkshireYes Sister, No Sister: My Life as a Trainee Nurse in 1950s Yorkshire by Jennifer Craig
Yorkshire (Richard and Rose, #1)Yorkshire by Lynne Connolly (1st bookof Richrd and Rose series)
The Yorkshire Pudding ClubThe Yorkshire Pudding Club by Milly Johnson (WR)
You're Coming With Me Lad  Tales Of A Yorkshire BobbyYou're Coming With Me Lad: Tales Of A Yorkshire Bobby by Mike Pannett

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J (eh36pn) | 1 comments I would like to add The Rings of Saturn by W.G. Sebald to Norfolk. Though it's not entirely set in the county, Norfolk is prominent and it's character informs all else.

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