Simon Lewis

Simon Lewis was born in Wales and grew up in Scotland. He has worked as a travel writer on the Rough Guides to China, Beijing, and Shanghai. He is the author of Bad Traffic and Go, which he wrote in a village in the Himalayas. He spends half his time in Brixton, London, and the rest in Asia, mostly China and Japan.

Books by this Author

Border Run
Bad Traffic

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. give it seventy percent

Q. If you could eat only one thing for the rest of your days, what would it be?

A. pancakes

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

A. Shakespeare, what's your secret?

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. scratching

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. Munsiyari, a little village in the Himalayas

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