GHOSTWRITTEN

Mitchell, David

| 1999

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'ONE OF THE MOST BRILLIANTLY INVENTIVE WRITERS OF THIS, OR ANY, COUNTRY' Independent Winner of the Mail on Sunday/John Llewellyn Rhys Prize 'Astonishingly accomplished' The Times 'Remarkable' Observer 'Gripping' New York Times 'Fabulously atmospheric' Guardian 'Engrossing' Daily Mail A magnificent achievement and an engrossing experience, David Mitchell's first novel announced the arrival of one of the most exciting writers of the twenty-first century. An apocalyptic cult member carries out a gas attack on a rush-hour metro, but what links him to a jazz buff in downtown Tokyo? Or to a Mongolian gangster, a woman on a holy mountain who talks to a tree, and a late night New York DJ? Set at the fugitive edges of Asia and Europe, Ghostwritten weaves together a host of characters, their interconnected destinies determined...

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Thomas Rosswall

2009-11-03

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David Mitchell r en av mina favoritfrfattare. Detta r hans debutroman och liksom "Cloud Atlas" s r det ett antal kapitel frn olika platser p jorden som verkar handla om helt separata hndelser som ofta r ltt absurda. Men allt hnger ihop. Mitchell r en fantastisk stilist, men den hr r inte riktigt lika bra som "Cloud Atlas" eller min favorit "number9dream".