Simon Temprell was born and raised in Chesterfield, England. he worked as a window dresser at Harrods in London before starting his own interior design business. he moved to Brussels in 1990 and then to Washington, DC which is where he currently resides. The Rich man's Table was his first book published by Pan Macmillan in 2000, followed by Previous Convictions and Bitter & twisted. His fourth novel, Intents & Purposes was self-published.
Rich, spoilt, egocentric Felicity Craven and plain, mousy Claire Brown find themselves abruptly affected by the sudden death of a wealthy oil tycoon. Set in contemporary London amidst a world of boutique hotels and designer labels this satirical comedy sparkles with wit.