David Mitchell

Ireland

DAVID MITCHELL is the award-winning and bestselling author of Slade HouseThe Bone ClocksThe Thousand Autumns of Jacob de ZoetBlack Swan GreenCloud AtlasNumber9Dream and Ghostwritten. Twice shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Mitchell was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by Time in 2007. With KA Yoshida, Mitchell translated from the Japanese the internationally bestselling memoir The Reason I Jump. He lives in Ireland with his wife and two children.