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David Vann was born in the Aleutian Islands and spent his childhood in Ketchikan, Alaska. He is the author of the international bestseller Legend of a Suicide – which has been translated into eighteen languages and won several prizes including the Prix Medicis Etranger – Caribou Island, Dirt, Goat Mountain and Aquarium. He is also the author of two bestselling non-fiction books, and has written for Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, the Sunday Times, Guardian, Sunday Telegraph, Financial Times and other magazines and newspapers.

Books by David Vann

Bright Air Black
A Mile Down
Aquarium
A Mile Down: The True Story of a Disastrous Career at Sea
Goat Mountain
Dirt
Caribou Island
Legend Of A Suicide