From James Joyce to Oscar Wilde, top ten Irish novelists in history

Brendan Behan (1923 - 1964), a Dubliner through and through.

Patrick Kavanagh- Tarry Flynn

Molly Keane- Good Behaviour

CS Lewis- The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe

Frank McCourt- Angela’s Ashes

Brian Moore- Judith Hearne

George Moore- Esther Waters

Edna O’Brien- The Country Girls, House of Splendid Isolation

Kate O’Brien- The Land of Spices

William Trevor- Fools of Fortune, Two Lives