Joe Simpson’s book “Touching the Void” was publised in 1988; translated into 23 languages and achieved sales of 500,000 across all editions. Considered to be an excellent piece of literature, Touching the Void is now being used by the UK school curriculum. Lesson plans have been designed around the book in the hope of boosting […]
After several highly successful autobiographical books since Touching the Void, Joe Simpson has written an incredible novel entitled “The Sound of Gravity”. A harrowing, dramatic and powerful tale of love, loss and redemption, as a haunting, split-second memory changes the course of a lifetime, with twists and turns that surprise and even shock the reader. […]
Joe Simpson will be holding discussions, signings and talks at the following locations: Click here for times/dates and how to book tickets If you would like to order copies of Joe Simpson’s new book “The Sound of Gravity” Click here
Joe Simpson appeared on Radio 2 Drivetime yesterday evening, Monday 17 October to talk to Simon about his new book, The Sound of Gravity.
As his new book hits the shelves, Joe Simpson, talks to The Telegraph about guilt, loss and survival, and why falling in love has finally mellowed him.
Will Smith famous Hollywood actor recently contacted Joe Simpson mountaineer and author in the hope of getting some tips for his upcoming movie, of which the title has yet to be disclosed.
Joe Simpson mountaineer and motivational speaker has been invited by the Queen to attend a Royal dinner evening this coming December.
In a rare and exclusive interview, Joe Simpson talks to Trail magazine about surviving in the Dru, his heroe’s death and why Touching the Void defined – and crushed – his mountaineering career.
World Book Night plans to spread the joy of reading. Taking place on April 23 2012 within the UK, Ireland, Germany and USA, 1 million copies of 25 books will be given away free to non or light readers. Joe Simpson Author and motivational speaker, will be donating 25,000 copies of Touching the Void to […]
Sunday evening saw Touching the Void on ABC an Australian television station. The internet went crazy with searches for Joe Simpson and Joe’s Twitter account increased dramatically. We are glad the Aussies enjoyed Joe’s tale, and look forward to working with them in the future.