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Slade House
DAVID MITCHELL

Slade House by David Mitchell
368 reviews (2015) (256p)
Hudson Booksellers Best Books of 2015: Fiction #1

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Book Description
The New York Times bestseller by the author of The Bone Clocks and Cloud Atlas Named One of the Best Books of the Year by San Francisco Chronicle, NPR, Los Angeles Times, The Guardian, The Telegraph, National Post, BookPage, and Kirkus Reviews

Keep your eyes peeled for a small black iron door.

Down the road from a working-class British pub, along the brick wall of a narrow alley, if the conditions are exactly right, you’ll find the entrance to Slade House. A stranger will greet you by name and invite you inside. At first, you won’t want to leave. Later, you’ll find that you can’t. Every nine years, the house’s residents—an odd brother and sister—extend a unique invitation to someone who’s different or lonely: a precocious teenager, a recently divorced policeman, a shy college student. But what really goes on inside Slade House? For those who find out, it’s already too late. . . .

Spanning five decades, from the last days of the 1970s to the present, leaping genres, and barreling toward an astonishing conclusion, this intricately woven novel will pull you into a reality-warping new vision of the haunted house story—as only David Mitchell could imagine it.


Other Award Winning Books by David Mitchell
The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
1515 reviews (2014) (640p) (Amazon Top100) (NYT100) (Amazon Top10Lit) (LJ Top10) (Hudson Fiction) (Time Top10) (TIME) (Amazon) (ALA)
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The Thousand Autumns of Jacob de Zoet by David Mitchell
498 reviews (2010) (496p) (TIME) (ALA)
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Black Swan Green by David Mitchell
88 reviews (2006) (304p) (TIME) (LATimes) (ALA)
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Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell
1979 reviews (2004) (528p) (NBCCA) (Booker) (ALA)
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number9dream by David Mitchell
53 reviews (2001) (416p) (Booker)
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David Mitchell Award Stats
Major Prize* Nominations 7  
Unique Books Nominated for a Major Prize* 5  
Pulitzer Prize Wins 0  
Pulitzer Prize Nominations 0  
National Book Critics Circle Award Wins 0  
National Book Critics Circle Award Nominations 1 Cloud Atlas ·  
National Book Award Wins 0  
National Book Award Nominations 0  
Man Booker Prize Wins 0  
Man Booker Prize Nominations 2 Cloud Atlas · number9dream ·  
PEN/Faulkner Award Wins 0  
PEN/Faulkner Award Nominations 0  

*Major Prize = Pulitzer Prize, National Book Critics Circle Award, National Book Award, Man Booker Prize, and PEN/Faulkner Award

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