Leo set to launch book – ‘The Island Boy’

'The Island Boy'

Leo Convery will launch his book ‘The Island Boy’ at Convery Island Nurseries at Kilrea Road, Portglenone, on August 7 (7pm).

Everyone is welcome and the procees are in aid of Foyle and NI Hospice.

Convery’s Island Nurseries said on Facebook: ‘We will be hosting a book launch for The Island Boy by Leo Convery, our father and founder of Convery’s Island Nurseries in August.

‘The book will also be available to purchase here at the nursery after the official launch, as well as other locations.

Leo with his book.


‘The Island Boy is a short autobiography of Leo’s early life, and his upbringing here on the “Island”.

Part of the book tells how an observant and inquisitive child was inspired by the wild beauty of small farms, bog land and rivers.

Books can be purchased by emailing leoconvery@gmail.com

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