Simon Van Booy
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Simon Van Booy

​Simon Van Booy is the best-selling author of seven books of fiction, and three anthologies of philosophy. He has written for the New York Times, the Financial Times, NPR, and the BBC. He enjoys building robots, model airplanes, and off-road vehicles--which he likes to crash. He has an impressive umbrella collection, a Bowler hat, and carries a green thermos of tea everywhere.

His books have been translated into many languages. In 2013, he founded Writers for Children, a project which helps young people build confidence in their literary abilities through annual awards.Raised in rural Wales and England, Simon currently lives between Brooklyn and Miami with his wife, daughter, Robot Rabbit Boy, and a fully-grown sheep.

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Best Sellers

    • Father's Day

    • A Novel
    • By: Simon Van Booy
    • Narrated by: Bronson Pinchot
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The moving story of an orphaned girl named Harvey and the troubled uncle who raises her - an unforgettable tale of loss and redemption....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A magnificent reader of a love story

    • By gail rigs on 07-20-16

    Regular price: $21.67

    • Die Illusion des Getrenntseins

    • By: Simon Van Booy
    • Narrated by: Markus Boysen, Sebastian Rudolph, Lisa Hagmeister, and others
    • Length: 4 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Eine kleine Bäckerei in Paris, mitten in den Wirren des Zweiten Weltkriegs. Ein Soldat, dem in einem Akt der Güte das Leben geschenkt wird. Eine mutige...

    Regular price: $12.49

    • Everything Beautiful Began After

    • A Novel
    • By: Simon Van Booy
    • Narrated by: Simon Van Booy
    • Length: 8 hrs and 2 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 19
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Rebecca is young, lost, and beautiful. A gifted artist, she seeks solace and inspiration in the Mediterranean heat of Athens....

    Regular price: $25.09

    • Gertie Milk and the Keeper of Lost Things

    • By: Simon Van Booy
    • Narrated by: Miriam Margolyes
    • Length: 6 hrs and 41 mins
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    When 12-year-old Gertie Milk washes up on the island of Skuldark, she finds that all of her memories are gone....

    Regular price: $32.20

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