Simon Butler FRSA is a writer and consultant to the publishing industry, having directly published over a thousand books during a long career. He is a founding director of the Dartmoor Trust and was instrumental in setting up the Dartmoor Trust Archive.  His own books include the bestselling The War Horses,  a companion volume Goodbye Old Friend, and The Farmer’s Wife.  Among his writings on Dartmoor are: A Gentleman’s Walking Tour of DartmoorA Dartmoor ChristmasDartmoor Century I, Dartmoor Century 2Land Girl SuffragetteLegendary Dartmoor Pubs and Inns, and A Manaton Century.  A director the South West Academy and Delamore Arts, Dartmoor has been his home for over forty years