Amanda Mitchison

Amanda Mitchison is a feature writer for the Sunday Telegraph Magazine. She lives in Bristol and has two young sons.

Books by Amanda Mitchison

<a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-david-livingstone"><strong>Who Was… David Livingstone</strong></a><br /><a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-david-livingstone" class="plain-link">This is his incredible story. The tough man of Victorian Britain would stop at nothing in his determination to be the first white man to explore Africa, even if it meant dragging his wife and children along with him.</a><a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-david-livingstone"><img  src="https://shortbooks.co.uk/wp-content/themes/outreach/images/transparentgif.gif" border="0" width="160px" height="244px" alt="" /></a><a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-alexander-selkirk"><strong>Who Was… Alexander Selkirk</strong></a><br /><a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-alexander-selkirk" class="plain-link">On the beach stood a wild thing waving its arms and hollering. The thing had the shape of a man but it was all covered in fur, like a Barbary ape. 
It was Alexander Selkirk Scottish sailor and adventurer.</a><a href="https://shortbooks.co.uk/book/who-was-alexander-selkirk"><img  src="https://shortbooks.co.uk/wp-content/themes/outreach/images/transparentgif.gif" border="0" width="160px" height="244px" alt="" /></a>