Author: David Mitchell

Book Review: Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

Posted November 5, 2012 in Reviews / 10 Comments
Book Review: Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell

David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas is unlike anything I’ve ever read before. This story of humankind is told in six connected stories about the different manifestations of a single soul across time and place. If that doesn’t sound weird enough for you, consider the structure of the novel; it is set up like a matryoshka doll, with each story told in halves. The novel begins with the first half of the first chronological story and ends with the second half of that story, […]