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David Mitchell (1)

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Cloud Atlas 16,018 copies, 644 reviews
The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet 5,481 copies, 297 reviews
Black Swan Green 4,992 copies, 207 reviews
The Bone Clocks 4,319 copies, 271 reviews
Ghostwritten 3,708 copies, 108 reviews
Number9Dream 3,022 copies, 74 reviews
Slade House 2,792 copies, 234 reviews
Utopia Avenue 813 copies, 55 reviews
Sample of CLOUD ATLAS (Author) 1 copy
Earth calling Taylor 1 copy, 1 review

Works have been aliased into David Stephen Mitchell.

A Wizard of Earthsea (Introduction, some editions) 13,974 copies, 334 reviews
The Left Hand of Darkness (Foreword, some editions) 13,729 copies, 339 reviews
The Woman in the Dunes (Introduction, some editions) 2,708 copies, 58 reviews
The Reason I Jump (Translator, some editions) 1,569 copies, 117 reviews
Riddley Walker (Afterword, some editions) 1,203 copies, 22 reviews
The Book of Other People (Contributor) 690 copies, 13 reviews
McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories (Contributor) 638 copies, 10 reviews
The Writer's Map: An Atlas of Imaginary Lands (Contributor) 301 copies, 5 reviews
Granta 81: Best of Young British Novelists 2003 (Contributor) 260 copies, 1 review
Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8: A Young Man's Voice from the Silence of Autism (Translator and Introduction, some editions) 130 copies, 21 reviews
Granta 127: Japan (Contributor) 110 copies, 2 reviews
Science Fiction Stories (Illustrator, some editions) 98 copies
How To Be Invisible (Introduction) 57 copies
A Riot of Goldfish (Foreword, some editions) 39 copies, 1 review
New Writing 13 (Contributor) 15 copies

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David Stephen Mitchell (born 12 January 1969) is an English novelist and screenwriter.

He has written nine novels, two of which, number9dream (2001) and Cloud Atlas (2004), were shortlisted for the Booker Prize. He has also written articles for several newspapers, most notably for The Guardian, and translated several books about autism from Japanese to English.

Following the release of the 2012 film adaptation of Cloud Atlas, Mitchell started working as a screenwriter alongside Lana Wachowski, one of Cloud Atlas' three directors; together with Aleksandar Hemon, they wrote the series finale of the television series Sense8 and the upcoming film The Matrix 4.

Mitchell was born in Southport in Lancashire (now Merseyside), England, and raised in Malvern, Worcestershire. He was educated at Hanley Castle High School and at the University of Kent, where he obtained a degree in English and American Literature followed by an M.A. in Comparative Literature.

Mitchell lived in Sicily for a year, then moved to Hiroshima, Japan, where he taught English to technical students for eight years, before returning to England, where he could live on his earnings as a writer and support his pregnant wife.

David Mitchell contributed the unpublished manuscript for 2015 to the Future Library project, of "From me flows what you call time". See the Guardian article; also the Bookseller article.

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