17 Fiction Books set in Dorset for your Reading List

Given by Dorset Travel Guide

17 Works 85,132 Books 1,949 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 mostrar mais 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
Obra
Persuasion (1817) de Jane Austen
Locations: Lyme Regis
Five on a Treasure Island (1942) de Enid Blyton
Famous Five series - Locations: Corfe Castle, Brownsea Island
Remarkable Creatures (2009) de Tracy Chevalier
Locations: Lyme Regis
Moonfleet (1898) de John Meade Falkner
Locations: East Fleet, Fleet Lagoon, and Chesil Beach
The French Lieutenant's Woman (1969) de John Fowles
Locations: Lyme Regis
Far from the Madding Crowd (1874) de Thomas Hardy
Locations: Puddletown
Tess of the D'Urbervilles (1891) de Thomas Hardy
Locations: Various
Broadchurch - novel (2014) de Erin Kelly
Locations: West Bay
A Perfect Match (2015) de Rachel Knowles
Locations: Weymouth
On Chesil Beach (2007) de Ian McEwan
Locations: Chesil Beach, near Abbotsbury
Just Causes (2023) de Georgia Piggott
Locations: Dorset
A Dream of Wessex (1977) de Christopher Priest
Locations: Dorchester
Secrets of the Tides (2012) de Hannah Richell
Locations: Seatown
Mr Rosenblum's List (2010) de Natasha Solomons
Locations: Dorset
The Novel in the Viola (2010) de Natasha Solomons
Locations: Tyneham
The Children of Dynmouth (1976) de William Trevor
Locations: Dorset Coast
Love Among the Chickens (1906) de P. G. Wodehouse
Locations: Lyme Regis

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