John Connell

Genres: Irish Writing | Memoir | Nature | Non-Fiction

John Connell has had work published in Granta’s New Irish Writing issue. His memoir The Cow Book was a #1 bestseller in Ireland and won the 2018 An Post Irish Book Award/Ireland AM Popular Non-Fiction Book of the Year. His second book The Running Book: A Journey through Memory, Landscape and History was published by Picador in October 2020. John lives on his family farm, Birchview, in County Longford, Ireland.

Arts Council Literature
Fáilte Ireland
Wild Atlantic Way
CCC Library & Arts Service
Cork County Council
Pure Cork
Creative Europe Programme
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