Simon Brett Simon Brett is a well-known author and has been an active supporter of The Grange for six years. More... Expand Simon Brett is the author of over 90 books including the Charles Paris detective novels, as featured on Radio 4, starring Bill Nighy, as well as the Mrs Pargeter and the Fethering series of crime novels. Simon’s work is also regularly featured on TV and radio, he is perhaps best known for writing the TV series ‘After Henry’ and ‘No Commitments’. He is the winner of the Crime Writers Association Diamond Dagger Award.