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The Best James Joyce Books 

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List of the best James Joyce books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that James Joyce is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. He is best known for his classic novel Ulysses. Its stream of consciousness style has baffled students for decades. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite novels below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of James Joyce who want to know which novels they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader.

These books, like Ulysses and Tramway twilight include images when available. What are James Joyce's best novels? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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Ulysses is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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A Portrait of the Artist... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Dubliners is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Finnegans Wake is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Los Muertos/the Dead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Stephen Hero is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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The Boarding House is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Exiles is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Letters of James Joyce ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Chamber Music is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Pomes Penyeach is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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The Works of James Joyce... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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The Portable James Joyce... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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Eveline is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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On Ibsen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best James Joyce Books
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