Novelist. Brother of Michael Banim. His works include the well-known poems , , a tragedy, several romances, and about half of the O’Hara tales. The Banims rank as the leading Irish national novelists. Their purpose was to do for Ireland what Walter Scott did for Scotland.
- “John Banim”. . Saints.SQPN.com. 18 July 2010. Web. 23 May 2013. <http://saints.sqpn.com/john-banim/>