Are you between 5 and 25? If so, enter the Wicked Young Writer Awards NOW - click here for details...

books of the month
Search our site
Last Letter from Istanbul by Lucy Foley Read the opening extract of the brand new Lucy Foley book before its publication on 19/03/2018

John Simpson Book and Novel

John Simpson - Author


John Simpson is the world affairs editor of the BBC. He has written four books about his life and travels, Strange Places, Questionable People, A Mad World My Masters, News from No Man’s land and The Wars Against Saddam. He lives in London with his South African wife, Dee.

Featured Books, with extracts, by John Simpson

Not Quite World's End by John Simpson
Not Quite World's End
John Simpson
John Simpson has had a truly fascinating life and it is always a pleasure to read more of his tales from around the world and his views on what state this world is in. He acknowledges the problems the world...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/10/2007
Twenty Tales from the War Zone by John Simpson
Twenty Tales from the War Zone
John Simpson
John Simpson’s book describes the most powerful, shocking and sometimes downright hilarious experiences from his often dramatic career as a TV news journalist.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2007
Days From A Different World by John Simpson
Days From A Different World
John Simpson
John Simpson, the BBC's World correspondent now famous for wearing a burka to be the first correspondent into Kabul and ahead of all the military, continues his memoirs looking at his childhood in the 40s and 50s ... somewhat strange but...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/09/2005

Loading other books by John Simpson...


Author Info

Author's Facebook

Find John Simpson on Facebook

Author's Facebook Latest

Loading facebook updates...

Did you know

At Lovereading you can download and read an Opening Extract and an online review of books by John Simpson and hundreds of other authors.

Author 'Like for Like' recommendations


The selections are so varied and the reader reviews are so helpful. A fantastic website for those who love books.

Ann Quintilla

Lovereading recommends, honestly reviews and promotes books-what more can I say?!

Rachel Bridgeman

Why I love @lovereadinguk? It's in the name - as dedicated lovers of reading, they are perfect matchmakers for helping me find my next read!

Catherine Jenkins

The books for review are always great reads, brilliantly written, and introduces me to a huge variety of, established and new, authors.

Lesley Hart

What can I say, the clue is in the title Lovereading - and awesome books.

Sarah Davis

Lovereading are lovely people who send me lovely books. What's not to love?

Gavin Dimmock

It's information about new books so, for a book lover like me, what's not to like!

Joan Hill

I love reading because my cares & woes vanish for an hour or two whilst I read of the joys, adventures, lives of the characters in the book.

Jennifer Moville

Lovereading4kids

Lovereading4schools