David N Bending


Dave Bending was born in Plymouth and grew up in South West Devon by the sea.
Has had success as a playright with Moth Kiss and has now turned his attention to novels.

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Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Old sailor buys a mezzotint print with the scene of the Mayflower sailing ship in Sutton Harbour in Plymouth, Devon only to discover the picture changes scene at certain moments of the day and night. Whilst walking on the harbour, old man is transported back in time momentarily to the year 1620 when the Mayflower set sail from Plymouth for the New World, becoming part of the scene.
Gardener Luyten's Unused Hour
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young boy watches from behind his bedroom curtain as strange magic takes place in the garden whilst the family's gardener falls asleep.
The Absurd Secret Diary Of An Unborn Baby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,440. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Friday 17th October. Morning. D-Day! Bad omen in the sky! A good omen would be hard rain, lightning even better! However, the sky is clear, and unfortunately for me, that is our cue to step into the plane. Bags are carefully packed, tightly secured, and I hope, fully tested, but instead of dreaming of flying to distant Greek islands, the ‘bags’ are tightly strapped to our mother’s backs.Skydiving!

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adventure    baby    baby humor    child    fantasy    girl    history    humor    humour    magic    mayflower    merlin    old man    secret    secret diary    secret garden    shortstory    tallship    time travel    young romance   

Smashwords book reviews by David N Bending

  • Conversations With a Patchwork Heart on June 06, 2011

    Wonderful and very expressive poetry. Loved reading your works of art. Keep it coming.
  • Shades of Gray on June 06, 2011

    Tremendous read! Your storytelling makes the reader believe they are involved all the way through. Brilliant!! Can't wait to read another book by you.
  • Spinward Fringe Broadcast 0: Origins on June 11, 2011

    Totally love this book. Characters are so believable. Cannot wait to read more from this author