Novels Set in Turkey
Turkey's exotic past and exciting present have inspired many authors and novelists!
Since the days of the Orient Express, Istanbul has provided a mystical backdrop for a detective novel. Over time many Novels Set in Turkey have been written. Historical fiction, modern love stories, fast-paced detective novels, and spy comedies make the city and the country come alive.
Turkey has a rich tradition of story-telling with many famous poets and authors.
As their works have been translated into English, the world has been able to share in their Turkish interpretation of literature. This appreciation has led to international awards, including the Nobel Prize for Orhan Pamuk. Yet the world of Turkish Authors is richer than just this one laureate, and a wealth of poets and novelists awaits you.