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If you are planning a visit to the beautiful county of Northumberland in the north of England why not learn a little more about it before you go?

Northumberland with is stunning coastline, numerous castles and fascinating history provides a great setting for some excellent novels. The UK TV series Vera is based on the novels of Ann Cleeves and showcases the beautiful Northumberland landscapes.

Find out about of Northumberland’s most famous heroines – Grace Darling – with fiction and non-fiction books on the list. Also discover what it is like to relocate to the least densely populated county in England from London with 3 kids in Judith O’Reilly’s biography ‘Wife in the North”

In this article I have gathered the best fiction and non-fiction books about Northumberland.

 

ENGLAND TRAVEL - BOOKS TO READ BEFORE VISITING NORTHUMBERLAND
 

BEST BOOKS ABOUT NORTHUMBERLAND (OR SET IN NORTHUMBERLAND)

A selection of the best books about Northumberland. The selection includes guide books about Northumberland as well as fiction books set in this beautiful English county.

BEST BOOKS ABOUT NORTHUMBERLAND - FICTION

A selection of the best fiction books about Northumberland.

BEST BOOKS SET IN NORTHUMBERLAND - NON FICTION

A selection of the best non-fiction books about Northumberland.

BEST BOOKS ABOUT NORTHUMBERLAND - TRAVEL

A selection of the best travel books about Northumberland.

 

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I hope you enjoy this selection of books about Northumberland. If you enjoy reading about places before you visit you may enjoy reading my selections of books to read for various countries around the world.

If you are visiting Northumberland make time in your itinerary for a visit to Barter Books in Alnwick. It is one of the largest second hand bookshops in Europe and is housed in a beautifully converted railway station. You can read more about Barter Books by clicking this link.

 

READ MORE ABOUT NORTHUMBERLAND

I am originally from Northumberland and although I no longer live there I enjoy writing about this beautiful county, You may be interested in reading some of my other articles –

One of the best ways to explore Northumberland is by car and driving along the coastal route – find out more in this detailed guide to what to do and see along the way.

With more castles than any other English country you are spoilt for choice. Find out which 6 castles I recommend visiting if you are in Northumberland.

The most beautiful places to add into your itinerary when visiting the North-East of England. Includes top tips to make the most of your visit.

Find out what to see and do if you are planning a visit to the beautiful island of Lindisfarne in Northumberland.

 

ENGLAND TRAVEL - VISIT NORTHUMBERLAND

 

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