The late PJ Kavanagh: 'Though celebrated as a poet, Patrick Kavanagh first achieved literary distinction in 1966 with a remarkable work of prose, The Perfect Stranger' The Independent
More praise for PJ Kavanagh's The Perfect Stranger from David Nicholls in yesterday's
PJ Kavanagh with his wife Sally in Bali in 1958
“End papers working really well too (always a relief when seeing the finished product).
'After a cameo role in Father Ted in PJ Kavanagh, a lean pipe smoker with a distinctive face and voice, was plagued with offers of more work playing Irish priests.' Guardian (Photograph: Richard Baker/In Pictures/Corbis)