Books The Best Iris Murdoch Books  

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List of the best Iris Murdoch books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Iris Murdoch is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. If you're a huge fan of her work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Iris Murdoch who want to know which novels they should start reading first. These are classic novels that helped shape the literary world as we know it today. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out her work if you're a big reader.List books range from Under the Net to The Sea, the Sea. What are Iris Murdoch's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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The Black Prince is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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27 6
The Sea, the Sea is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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28 8
The Bell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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18 3
A Word Child is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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A Fairly Honourable Defeat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books

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11 1
The Good Apprentice is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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The Book and the Brotherhood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books

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The Sacred and Profane Love Ma... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books

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11 4
The Nice and the Good is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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12 5
A Severed Head is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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Under the Net is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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7 3
The unicorn is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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5 1
The Green Knight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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5 1
Henry and Cato is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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The Sandcastle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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The Philosopher's Pupil is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books

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The Flight from the Enchanter is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books

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The Red and the Green is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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Something Special is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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2 1
Nuns and Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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The Italian Girl is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Iris Murdoch Books
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