Books based in this county:

Selected for previous Original box

Authors associated with this county 

Authors who are associated with this county (born or lived here) or who have based their books here.

Lord Tennyson

H G Wells

John Galsworthy

Neil Gaiman

Kate Mosse

Peter Lovesey

Rosemary Sutcliffe

Fishbourne, West Sussex

Place: Fishbourne, West Sussex

Book: The Taxidermist's Daughter

Author: Kate Mosse

Local directory

Find your perfect cuppa or indulge your sweet cravings by choosing one of these great local companies.

Places to eat and drink

The Village Shop & Tea Room



PO18 9HA

Bracklesham Bay Tea Rooms & Garden

Cliffords Cottage

Bracklesham Lane

Bracklesham Bay

PO20 8JA

The Exclusive Cake Shop & Vintage Tearooms

47 North St


PO19 1NF

Tiffins of Petworth

1 Leppards

High Street


GU28 0AU

Cockburn's Tea Rooms

43 High St


BN18 9AG

The Corn Store Café

Swan Bridge


West Sussex

RH20 2BJ

Joanna's Tea Room

River House

34 High St



RH20 4DU

Highdown Tea Rooms

31 Highdown Rise


BN12 6FB

The Frog and Nightgown Pub and Tea Room

Wimland Road


West Sussex

Horsham RH12 4SS

Somers vintage tea rooms

64A High St


Haywards Heath

RH16 2HL

West Sussex

West Sussex in in southern England. Here you can enjoy sunny summer days at the seaside with its piers and beaches and family activities and watersports. Or else, visit the countryside of the Sussex Weald or the South Downs. Use the network of cycling or walking paths or take a relaxing drive to explore the villages, forests, windmills, and stately homes and castles. 

Places to visit


Arundel Castle and Cathedral, Fishbourne Roman Palace, South Downs National Park, Chicester Cathedral, Harbour Park, Weald and Downland Living Museum.

Map  by Nilfanion [CC BY-SA 3.0 ( or GFDL (], via Wikimedia Commons. Not affiliated with The Travelling Reader.

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