David Mitchell

Novelist
Author, "Slade House"

David Mitchell is the award-winning and bestselling author of The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de ZoetBlack Swan GreenCloud AtlasNumber9DreamGhostwritten and The Bone Clocks. Twice shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize, Mitchell was named one of the 100 most influential people in the world by TIME magazine in 2007. With KA Yoshida, Mitchell co-translated from the Japanese the international bestselling memoir, The Reason I Jump. He lives in Ireland with his wife and two children.