Harry Leslie Smith's Guardian articles have been shared almost a quarter of a million times on Facebook and have attracted huge comment and debate. His book Harry's Last Stand attracted huge praise, with Annie Lennox saying that Harry 'is absolutely one of my heroes. Everyone should read this and be humbled.' He lives in Yorkshire.
'His straight-from-the-heart delivery makes these events seem as clear and immediate as if they happened yesterday' * Morning Star * 'A deep love of humanity is what animates Smith. He is a hero of our times.' * Newsweek * 'The writing is beautiful and honest. The story is genuinely life-affirming.' * Dipolmat *