About Simon

Simon McDonald is a Sydney-based bookseller, who has previously worked for the award-winning independent bookshop Pages & Pages Booksellers, online bookstore Boomerang Books, as well as Simon & Schuster Australia, The Reading Room (now Bookstr) and The Quarto Group.

He has appeared on ABC Radio National’s ‘The Bookshelf’ and was shortlisted as an ABA Young Bookseller of the Year in 2019, and in 2020 was named ABA Penguin Random House Young Bookseller of the Year.

Since 2017 he has worked as the senior bookseller at the award-winning Potts Point Bookshop.

Contact him at: writtenbysime@gmail.com