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

Video

BED: A Novel by David Whitehouse

A darkly funny and surprisingly tender debut novel about two brothers, one of whom refuses to leave his bed on his 25th birthday.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Fuck.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. In no order, Suzanne by Nina Simone, The Tourist by Radiohead, Castles Made of Sand by Jimi Hendrix and two more I can never decide on.

Q. If you could be anywhere in the world right now, where would you choose to be?

A. London.

Q. Who is your favorite fictional villain?

A. The Joker.

David Whitehouse on the Web

Twitter

Explore

CONNECT WITH US