Subtitled, “The Best Of John Simpson
”. In a Quick Read, specially published for World Book Day, bestselling author and internationally renowned BBC journalist John Simpson
shares some of his amazing stories from the many wars he has covered, from Northern Ireland to Iraq, from Kosovo to Kabul.
is the BBC's World Affairs Editor. He has twice been the Royal Television Society's Journalist of the Year and won countless other major television awards. He has written several books, including four volumes of autobiography, Strange Places, Questionable People , A Mad World, My Masters, News from No Man's Land and, most recently, Days from a Different World. The Wars Against Saddam, his compelling account of the West's relationship with Iraq and his two decades reporting on that relationship encompassing two Gulf Wars and the fall of Saddam Hussein, is also published by Pan Macmillan. He lives in London with his South African wife, Dee, and their son, Rafe.