Agent: Sophie Hicks
DJ Connell was born in New Zealand and has lived in various countries including Australia, Japan, France and the UK. Prior to becoming a novelist, she worked in journalism, the international non-profit field and advertising.
Her first novel Julian Corkle is a Filthy Liar was shortlisted for the Polari First Book Prize, and has also been released in France and Germany. It is currently in pre-production as a feature film with Sarah Radclyffe Productions and Macgowan Films.
Her second novel Sherry Cracker Gets Normal was published by HarperCollins in 2011. DJ Connell lives in London and is a regular contributor on BBC London 94.9.