Will Self

Will Self is an English novelist, journalist, political commentator and television personality. Self is the author of ten novels, five collections of shorter fiction, three novellas, and five collections of non-fiction writing. 

His work has been translated into 22 languages; his 2002 novel Dorian, an Imitation was longlisted for the Booker Prize, and his novel Umbrella was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.