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Number9Dream 2,902 copies, 74 reviews
Slade House 2,537 copies, 228 reviews
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A Wizard of Earthsea (Introduction, some editions) 13,067 copies, 308 reviews
The Left Hand of Darkness (Foreword, some editions) 12,833 copies, 319 reviews
The Woman in the Dunes (Introduction, some editions) 2,528 copies, 53 reviews
The Reason I Jump (Translator and Introduction, some editions) 1,431 copies, 113 reviews
Riddley Walker (Afterword, some editions) 1,154 copies, 22 reviews
The Book of Other People (Contributor) 671 copies, 13 reviews
McSweeney's Enchanted Chamber of Astonishing Stories (Contributor) 626 copies, 10 reviews
Granta 81: Best of Young British Novelists, 2003 (Contributor) 255 copies, 1 review
The Writer's Map: An Atlas of Imaginary Lands (Contributor) 235 copies, 4 reviews
Fall Down 7 Times Get Up 8: A Young Man's Voice from the Silence of Autism (Translator and Introduction, some editions) 116 copies, 21 reviews
Granta 127: Japan (Contributor) 100 copies, 3 reviews
Science Fiction Stories (Illustrator, some editions) 87 copies

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David Mitchell contributed the unpublished manuscript for 2015 to the Future Library project, of "From me flows what you call time".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.
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.

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