Margaret Simons is an award-winning freelance journalist and the author of
thirteen books and numerous articles and essays. She won the Walkley Award for
Social Equity Journalism in 2015, and the Quill Award for best feature in 2016,
both for her article Fallen Angels, published in The Monthly,
on the children of Australian sex tourists in the Philippines. Margaret has
co-written biographies with former Prime Minister Malcolm Fraser and mass media
proprietor Kerry Stokes, both of which went on to win awards. Her most recent
book, Six Square Metres, was launched in October 2015.