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. What is your greatest achievement?

A. getting this far

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Christopher Marlowe

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. abruptly, gingerly, definitely, cool

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. failure