David Whitehouse

David Whitehouse is the author of Mobile Library and Bed, winner of the 2012 Betty Trask Prize and published in eighteen countries. He has several TV and film projects in development with Film4, Warp, the BBC, and others. In the UK, he writes regularly for the Guardian and The Times and is currently the Editor-at-Large of ShortList magazine.

Books by this Author

Mobile Library


BED Book Trailer

Official trailer for BED: A NOVEL by David Whitehouse. Coming August 2, 2011 from Scribner.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What do you regret most?

A. I let somebody down.

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. All consuming and for that reason, probably short-lived.

Q. What’s your greatest fear?

A. Whoever I am with losing their mind. Or me losing mine while they have to watch.

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. Ignorance.

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