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Irish Authors


From the greats of classic Irish literature to the Emerald Isle's leading contemporary writers,
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Popular Irish Writers


John
Connolly

This Dublin-born novelist found his path to storytelling through journalism, and still likes to interview authors.











Alice
McDermott

She’s won international acclaim and a National Book Award for detailing the dramas of Irish-American families.











Frank
McCourt

Winning the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award, his heartfelt memoirs have become classics.











Maeve
Binchy

Beloved for her numerous best-selling novels, this Irish author has also written for Gourmet magazine.











Iris
Murdoch

Winner of the Booker Prize, this Irish-born novelist is regarded among the most influential writers of the 20th century.






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The Amazing, Strange, and Horrifying History of Irish Storytelling


Grab a warm drink and brace yourself for the dark story behind Ireland's dark stories.

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Top Contemporary Irish Authors You Should Give a Listen


Winning prestigious awards and topping best-seller lists, today’s Ireland-born-and-bred authors are making a big impression on the whole literary world. Discover why these 10 Irish novelists are well worth a listen.

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Oscar Wilde
The Picture of Dorian Gray


C.S. Lewis
The Screwtape Letters


James Joyce
Ulysses


Bram Stoker
Dracula

Sheila O'Flanagan
What Happened That Night


Seamus Heaney
Stepping Stones


Tom Phelan
The Canal Bridge


W. B. Yeats
Red Hanrahan

Sally Rooney
Conversations with Friends


John Boyne
The Heart's Invisible Furies


Colm Toibin
Brooklyn


Colum McCann
Let the Great World Spin


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