The UntouchableRead about another book on the list.
by John Banville
Description: Examines the lives of the Cambridge spies, and in particular Anthony Blunt. The story is told by Blunt, in the form of a journal which starts on the "first day of the new life". The author uses the "secret life" as a way to explore the darker realms of the 20th century and its hidden minds.
Also see: Top 10 Irish novels.