Free Fiction Books. Collections of Novels organized by the country or U.S. place in which they are set.
About 800 free fiction books set in Canada at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Gary Paulsen, Wayson, Choy, Charles de Lint, Carmen Rodriguez, Louise Penny, Janette Oke, Thomas King, Margaret Atwood, Stef Penney, Maureen Jennings, Sinclair Lewis, Sharon E. McKay, Marthe Jocelyn, Jan Andrews, Ethel C. Brill, L. M. Montgomery, Alice Munro, Gillian Chan. Free books set in Canada.
About 800 free fiction books set in Australia at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Toni Jordan, Elizabeth Jolley, Helen Bianchin, Liane Moriarty, Miranda Lee, Peter Carey, David Malouf, Andre Gide, J. M. Coetzee, Randa Abdel-Fattah, Margaret Way, Lucy Christopher, Charles Joseph Finger, Graeme C. Simsion, Diana Kidd, Jane Godwin, Michael Morpurgo. Free books set in Australia.
About 130 books, published from 1873 to 1922, said to be “Australian Literature”
About 250 free books about or set in Edinburgh, Scotland. Some authors: Ian Rankin, Irvine Welsh, Val McDermid, Alexander McCall Smith, Adam Stemple, Samantha Young, Laura Hird, James Oswald. Free books set in Edinburgh.
About 600 free books about or set in Japan. Some authors: Haruki Murakami, Ryu Murakami, Natsuo Kirino, Banana Yoshimoto, Barry Eisler, Shirley Hazard, Keigo Higashino, Arthur Golden, Mark Reibstein. Books set in Japan
About 400 free books set in South Africa. Some authors: Wilbur Smith, Sheila Kohler, Jassy Mackenzie, J. M. Coetzee, Alan Paton, Justin Cartwright, Phaswane Mpe, Zakes Mda, Dianne Case, Lauren St. John, Achmat Dangor, Mike Nicol, Amanda Lumry. Novels set in South Africa.
About 200 free books set in Venice, Italy. Some authors: Dave Duncan, Donna Leon, Mercedes Lackey, Tess Gerritsen, Jeanette Winterson, Charlotte Lamb, Joanna Shupe, Edward Charles, Michele Jaffe, Virginia Coffman, Ian Falconer, William Riviere. Novels set in Venice.
About 280 free books set in Yorkshire, England. Some authors: Elizabeth George, Carole Mortimer, Peter Robinson, Deborah Crombie, Eric Knight, Shona McKellar, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Alan White, Juliana Garnett, Emily Bronte, Winifred Holtby. Books about Yorkshire.
About 900 free books set in China. Some authors: Sherry Thomas, Clive Cussler, Shirley Hazzard, Xiaolong, Qiu, Anthony Horowitz, Chi-tsai Feng, Weidong Chen, Xingjian Gao, Matthew Reilly, Yuan-tsung Chen. Books set in China.
About 1900 free books set in France. Some authors: Danielle Steel, Suzanne Martel, Lynne Graham, Dan Brown, James Baldwin, Henry Miller, Anthony Doerr, Elizabeth Ashton, Michael Scott, Ken Follett, Kristin Hanna, Robert Harris. Books about France.
About 1,700 free books set in Scotland at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Thea Stilton, Hannah Howell, Ann Cleves, Karen Ranney, Diana Gabaldon, Irvine Welsh, Martin Millar, Val McDermid, Julie Garwood, Jude Deveraux, Mary Wine. Novels set in Scotland.
About 800 free books set in India. Some authors: Arundhati Roy, R.K. Narayan, Jhumpa Lahiri, Patricia McCormick, Sidhwa Bapsi, Chetan Bhagat, Salman Rushdie, Tarun J. Tejpal, Shashi Deshpande, Catherin Palmer, Ruskin Bond, Bernard Cornwell, Manjiri Prabhu. Books set in India.
About 1,000 free books set in Mexico at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Louis L’Amour, Roberto Bolano, Donald Bain, Saul Bellow, Anne Hampson, Rudolfo Anaya, Charles Portis, Antonio Ramos, Jose Maria Merino, Juan Rulfo, Cormac McCarthy. Novels set in Mexico.
Collection of about 110 titles, published from 1810 to 1920, said to be Irish.
About 375 free books set in Dublin, Ireland at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Tana French, James Joyce, Edward Rutherford, Cecilia Ahern, Roddy Doyle, Maeve Binchy, Rob Doyle, Iris Murdoch, Brendan O’Carroll, Emma Donoghue. Novels set in Dublin.
About 900 free books set in Africa. Some authors: Wilbur Smith, Eskia Mphahlele, Dianne Case, Debo Kotun, Alex Haley, Sheila Kohler, Graham Greene, Athol Fugard, Joseph Conrad, Uzodinma Iweala, Beverley Naidoo. Novels set in Africa.
About 650 free books on the Fiction set in Chicago at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Jim Butcher, Dee Henderson, Sandra Cisneros, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, Upton Sinclair, Diana Palmer, Esme Raji Codell, Julie Ann Walker, Dean Koontz, Ellen Raskin, Stuart Dybek, Saul Bellow, Katherine Stone, Andrew M. Greeley, John Grisham, Nelson Algren, Barbara D’Amato. Free novels set in Chicago.
See our collection of fiction set in Michigan
About 270 free books set in the U.S. state of Missouri. Some authors: Kelly Irvin, Dorothy Garlock, Thomas L. Tedrow, Julie Cross, Mark Twain, Roger Lea MacBride, John Williams, Jane Smiley, Lydia Browne, Gillian Flynn. Books set in Missouri.
About 450 free books set in Hollywood at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Danielle Steel, Eve Babitz, H. B. Gilmour, Gore Vidal, Judith Krantz, Budd Schulberg, Jackie Collins, Lindsay Marcott, Sophie Kinsella, Julia Cameron, Jacqueline Susann, Susan Elizabeth Phillips, Darcy O’Brien, Rachel Maude, Evelyn Waugh, C. K. Stead, Nora Roberts, Harold Robbins, Jen Calonita. Free novels set in Hollywood.
See our collection of fiction set in Ohio
About 300 free books set in Pennsylvania, U.S.. Some authors: Annalisa Daughety, Sara Shepard, Cindy Woodsmall, Nora Roberts, Fern Michaels, Beth Wiseman, Ned Mock, Phillipp Meyer, Tom Bouman, Anthony Breznican. Novels set in Pennsylvania.
See our collection of fiction set in Indiana
About 350 free books set in the southern states of the U.S. Some authors: Harper Lee, Robert Penn Warren, Alice Walker, Charles W. Chesnutt, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Mary Kay Andrews, Alex Haley, Susan J. Baker, Carson McCullers, John Grisham. Books set in the southern states.
About 250 free books set in Las Vegas. Some authors: Nora Roberts, Janelle Denison, Lacey Alexander, Omar Tyree, Gerald Petievich, Joe McGinniss Jr., Carole Nelson Douglas, Terry McMillan, James Patterson, Fern Michaels. Books about Las Vegas.
See our collection of fiction set in Illinois
About 300 free books set in Manhattan, NY. Some authors: Sophie Kinsella, Anne McAllister, Truman Capote, Beverly Swerling, Natalie Anderson, Charlie Huston, Colin Harrison, Tracy Quan, Basil Jackson. Books set in Manhattan.
About 450 free books set in Arizona. Some authors: Michael Crichton, Linda Howard, Linda Lael Miller, Jayne Ann Krentz, Bentley Little, Miralee Ferrell, Jerry Spinelli, Cheyenne McCray, Carol Finch, Carolyn Keene. Books set in Arizona.
See our collection of fiction set in Wisconsin
About 800 free books set in Washington, D.C. Some authors: James Patterson, John Grisham, Sidney Sheldon, David Baldacci, Susan Wiggs, Patricia Cornwell, Vince Flynn, Emma McLaughlin, Nora Roberts, Eve Bunting. Novels set in Washington D.C.
About 350 free books set in New England at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Louisa May Alcott, Nora Roberts, Jennie D. Lindquist, Stephen King, Tobias Wolff, Elizabeth Coatsworth, Emilie Loring, Luanne Rice, Alice Hoffman, Jack O’Connell, Edward Gorman. Novels set in New England.
See our collection of fiction set in the Great Lakes region
About 400 free books set in Louisiana at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Robert Crais, John Grisham, Sandra Hill, Farrah Rochon, Ruth McEnery Stuart, Janet Dailey, Kate Chopin, James Lee Burke, Christine Feehan, Linda Castillo, Jaci Burton. Novels set in Louisiana.
About 550 free books set in Colorado at the Internet Archive. Some authors: Maureen McKade, Dorothy Garlock, Kent Haruf, Barbara Samuel, William W. Johnstone, Maggie Sefton, Nevada Barr, Catherine Anderson, Diane Mott Davidson, Elizabeth Lane, James Axler. Novels set in Colorado.
Here are about 130 books set in Detroit, Michigan. Some authors are: Jeffrey Eugenides, Donald Goines, Mike Lupica, Elmore Leonard, Don Pendleton, Bette Ford, Loren Estleman, William J. Couglin, Douglas Allyn, Peter Leonard, Wahida Clark, Gary Hardwick, William X. Kienzle, Cheryl Robinson, Tim Farrington, Olivia Rupprecht, Kelley Armstrong, Rainelle Burton, Alan Lawrence Sitomer, Porter Shreve. Novels set in Detroit.