I saw a link to a post from Business Insider on Facebook recently, Most Famous Book Set in Every State, and had to to click through.
East of Eden by John Steinbeck takes the honors for California.
I haven’t read that classic, but seeing the map in the post got me thinking about how I enjoy reading stories set in my native Golden State. I have a list of some of those I’ve enjoyed on my website’s California-set Romances page.
What’s even more fun is discovering a story set in my hometown of Placerville, which is where my fellow Northern California writer friend Candace Calvert set Critical Care, the first book of her Mercy Hospital series
Questions for you. . .
Does the most famous book set in your state
as listed in Business Insiders article surprise you?
What are your favorite stories set in your state, province, or local area?