David Mitchell – I think all writers of…

I think all writers of my age who are brought up on films probably by…


“I think all writers of my age who are brought up on films probably by the age of 16 have seen many more films than they have read classics of literature. We can’t help but be influenced by film. Film has got some great tricks that it’s taught writers.”
-David Mitchell

David Mitchell – In the 1970s and 1980s…

In the 1970s and 1980s there was so little decent fiction for young people, but…


“In the 1970s and 1980s there was so little decent fiction for young people, but we’re now in a golden age that shows no sign of fading. Philip Pullman, J. K. Rowling, Lemony Snicket are only three of the best known among a good number of equals.”
-David Mitchell