Simon Pearson

 

Simon is a leading journalist at The Times.  

His first book – a Sunday Times best-seller – was The Great Escaper (Hodder), a biography based on new material about Roger Bushell - the mastermind behind the mass breakout from Stalag Luft III in 1944 -  immortalised in the famous film The Great Escape.  Film rights in The Great Escaper have been optioned.