Top Ten Tuesday (5)


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Ten Books Set Outside The US (I don’t know about you but sooo much of what I read is set in the US and I love finding new recs of stuff set outside of it!)

Ten Books Set Outside the US

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  1. The Nightingale by Kristin Hannah (France)
  2. Me Before You by Jojo Moyes (United Kingdom)
  3. The Royal We by Heather Cocks (United Kingdom)
  4. The Munich Girl by Phyllis Edgerly Ring (Germany)
  5. It Started With Paris by Cathy Kelly (Paris, United Kingdom)
  6. The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Skye (Russia)
  7. Tess of the D’Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy (England)
  8. The Queen of the Night by Alexander Chee (Paris)
  9. The Alchemist by Paolo Coelho (Africa)
  10. The One-Hundred Foot Journey by Richard C. Morais (France, India)

What are some other books set outside the US?

3 thoughts on “Top Ten Tuesday (5)

  1. Interesting list, with some cool books … except perhaps for Tess. I’d only read it again if I wanted to work up my courage to commit suicide. A real downer, IMHO — sorry! My TTT.


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