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List of notable or famous novelists from Israel, with bios and photos, including the top novelists born in Israel and even some popular novelists who immigrated to Israel. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Israeli novelists then this list is the perfect resource for you. These novelists are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known novelist from Israel is included when available.

List features people like Gila Almagor, Amos Oz, and many more

This historic novelists from Israel list can help answer the questions "Who are some Israeli novelists of note?" and "Who are the most famous novelists from Israel?" These prominent novelists of Israel may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Israeli novelists.

Use this list of renowned Israeli novelists to discover some new novelists that you aren't familiar with. Don't forget to share this list by clicking one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. (18 items)
A. B. Yehoshua is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Novelists from Israel
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Abraham B. Jehoshua is a writer. ...more

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Age: 80

Birthplace: Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine

Profession: Novelist, Author, Essayist, Writer, Playwright

Credits: The Human Resources Manager, K*ke Like Me, The Lost Lover

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Aharon Appelfeld is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Novelists from Israel
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Aharon Appelfeld is an Israeli novelist. ...more

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Age: 83

Birthplace: Bukovina, Romania

Profession: Novelist, Author

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Alon Ḥilu, is an Israeli novelist. His first novel, Death of a Monk, is based on a historical blood libel against the Jews in Damascus, Syria, and offers an original homosexual interpretation for the historical events. The novel was shortlisted for the prestigious Sapir Prize in Israel, was awarded ...more

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Age: 44

Birthplace: Israel

Profession: Novelist

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Amos Oz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Novelists from Israel
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Amos Oz is an Israeli writer, novelist, journalist and intellectual. He is also a professor of literature at Ben-Gurion University in Beersheba. Oz's work has been published in 42 languages, including Arabic, in 43 countries. He has received many honours and awards, among them the Legion of Honour ...more

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Age: 77

Birthplace: Jerusalem, Mandatory Palestine

Profession: Journalist, Professor, Novelist, Author, Essayist, + more

Credits: The Little Traitor

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