John Connell

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

John Connell is a multi-award-winning author, film producer, investigative journalist and farmer. His documentary programs have won over a dozen international awards. His number-one bestselling memoir The Cow Book was awarded Popular Non Fiction Book of the Year at the Irish Book Awards. John’s new book Twelve Sheep is published by Allen & Unwin in April 2024. He lives in County Longford.

John Connell’s attendance at West Cork Literary Festival is supported by Creative Places West Cork Islands and Cork County Council.


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