Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Just in - "Simple Simon" won in the LGBT Fiction category for the 2016 "IndieReader Discovery Awards." Official announcement will be made soon.

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Indie Reader Book Review 4.5 Stars for Simple Simon

Simple Simon Review by Indie Reader gives 4.5 Stars to Simple Simon IR Verdict: SIMPLE SIMON is an engaging tale of a gay man's quest for enlightenment and self-acceptance.

Sunday, May 1, 2016

IndieReader Reviewed by Ed Bennett

IR Verdict: SIMPLE SIMON is a novel about self-discovery. Between the autobiography and his observation about the failings of his faith, Simon discovers the decency within himself and accepts the love of those around him. Reviewed by Ed Bennett for IndieReader.

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Press Release for Simple Simon, a novel by William Poe

Press Release SILVER SPRING, MD (PRWEB) SEPTEMBER 17, 2013 “Simple Simon” (ISBN 1477624996) covers the issues of coming out as homosexual and the dangers of trying to suppress one’s true identity. Author William Poe pulled from his own life experiences to create the powerful, fictional work.

22nd Annual Writer's Digest Self-Published Book Awards

"Though a work of fiction, the autobiographical SIMPLE SIMON by William Poe is an honest, wrenching look at what it means to try to cope in a world where you are misunderstood. As a result, its triumphant ending is all the more satisfying to the reader. [the author] made me see his side of the story and feel his emotions [the author] sets out to encourage others in his situation, and in similar situations . . . with this book, he succeeds . . . anyone reading SIMPLE SIMON will learn much, and will find the time well spent." -- Judge, 22nd Annual Writer's Digest Self-Published Book Awards.