Simon Booker

Simon Booker


Author and screenwriter Simon Booker writes prime time TV drama for the BBC, ITV and US TV. His credits include BBC1’s Inspector Lynley Mysteries, Holby City and The Mrs Bradley Mysteries starring Diana Rigg; ITV1 thrillers The Stepfather and The Blind Date; and Perfect Strangers, the CBS romantic comedy starring Rob Lowe and Anna Friel. He has written many plays for BBC Radio 4, worked extensively as a producer in television and radio and as a journalist.

Without Trace is his debut novel, the first in a series of psychological thrillers featuring Morgan Vine, a single mother and investigative journalist who specialises in miscarriages of justice.

Simon lives in London and Deal. He is a volunteer facilitator in Restorative Justice, working with offenders at HMP Brixton.


Simon Booker @simonbooker

I’ll be signing copies of #TheGuiltyParty on Friday at 4pm. #loveindiebookshops

Dear America, what happened to you? I mean, seriously. Things are crazy in the UK, sure, but OMAG USA, WTAF?

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The CNN chyron writer is having a field day:

It's the racism. But it's not just the racism. It's sex crimes. But it's not just the sex crimes. It's the concentration camps. But it's not just the concentration camps. It's the corruption. But it's not just the corruption.

BBC Drama are offering paid placements Aug-Oct in TV production to BAME applicants now. Send your CV and a short paragraph to for consideration. Good luck to all those applying.

Oh boy.

This sounds awfully familiar.

They should have told @mcgrathmj they were filming. She would have waved.

Popped into Asda and yay, look what I found @Marnie_Riches! And then I spotted @mcgrathmj. Obviously, I bought them both. #Tightrope #TheGuiltyParty #spottedinthewild