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David Mitchell to publish novella based on his Twitter story
David Mitchell to publish novella based on his Twitter story

David Mitchell will publish "Slade House," a novella based on his 2014 Twitter story, "The Right Sort." The novella will be published in October in the U.S. by Random House and in Britain by Scepter. In a statement, Scepter publishing director Carole Welch described "Slade House" as "enthralling and inventive."  Mitchell, best known for the novel "Cloud Atlas," published "The Bone Clocks" in 2014. As a lead-up to that novel, he penned the story "The Right Sort" for Twitter, a 2,000-word piece told in 140-character bursts; the story is the basis of "Slade House." "Scenes grew, bred and...

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