is a writer born in 1957 in Dublin
. He is perhaps best known for his series of novels which follow Harry Fielding's activities as an understrapper
for the MI5
Harry Fielding Novels
- Crooked Man (1997)
- McKenzie’s Friend (2000)
- The Long Suit (2003)
- A Burnable Town (2006)
- The Book-Thief’s Heartbeat (1981)
- Twist and Shout (1983)
- The Illustrator (1988)
Film and Drama
Philip Davison has had one play produced, The Invisible Mending Company (Dublin, The Abbey Theatre, Peacock Stage, 1996).
He has co-scripted the film dramas Exposure, and Criminal Conversation
Crooked Man was made into a TV Drama in 2003.
His radio plays include Being Perfect (2004); The Duke (2004); Lennon’s Guitar (2005); and The Fishmonger (2006)