John Mitchinson is a writer and publisher and co-founder of Unbound, the award-winning crowdfunding platform for books and co-host of Backlisted, one of the UK’s most popular books podcasts. He helped create the BBC TV show QI and co-wrote the bestselling series of QI books. Before that he held senior roles in publishing at Harvill and Cassell and was the original marketing director of Waterstone’s, the UK’s largest bookseller. He is Vice-President of the Hay Festival.
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