David M. Bachman


Born in the Midwest and an avid writer since the age of 13, David M. Bachman's works of fiction span over 20 years. His first published work, "When Raindrops Come Crashing," marked the start of his foray into publishing in December 2000. Since then, he has written a number of other fiction novels and short stories, including a carefully-crafted "Darkest Colors" vampire trilogy that has involved a full decade of composition, as well as his latest series, "House of Peterson." He currently resides in the East Valley area of Phoenix, AZ, where many of his recent stories are based.

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Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: American English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
For James, the job was just a job, and an extremely boring one at that. Killing bugs was just another way to help the time pass more easily. It was nothing personal, just another part of the job. At least that was how it had always been before ... until the bugs started to take things a bit personally.
Price: Free! Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The history behind the two-story farm house in a very remote area near Plains, Kansas was one that Zoey knew all too well, both from what she had learned in her research as well as from her own personal and tragic experience with it. Would she and her friends succeed in cleansing the evil from this site? Or would they only be making a bad situation even worse?
Beautiful Reaper
Series: House of Peterson, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 76,540. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
To many, the cross was a sign of salvation and hope. To Ray, it was a promise that death was in their near future. The House of Peterson had many friends, but the CROSS was a legion of possibly thousands. They could only hope to survive by standing together as one ... and Kat wasn't exactly on speaking terms with Ray these days.
Grace of Smoke
Series: House of Peterson, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 85,820. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Still healing after the “San Tan Shootout,” Ray was finding that homicidal religious extremists were the least of his worries. Between the deadly pitfalls of the Code in dealing with other vampires, and a Maker whom he loved but found utterly enigmatic, his life had become more dangerous with every night. Would things ever settle down? Or was he racing ever faster toward oblivion?
Kat & Katarina
Series: House of Peterson, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,400. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Taking a job as a day courier for a vampire was perhaps one of the most ill-advised career moves that Ray had ever made. There were plenty of risks involved - some obvious, others not so much. Should a human be willing to put his life on the line for the sake of a vampire? And just how far was he willing to let things go before his professional relationship with this vampire became too personal?
The Darkest Colors: Children of Asmodeus
Series: House of Fallamhain, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 214,110. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Keith Meyer’s job was simple: locate and arrest rogue vampires … or kill them. Simple, until being given the assignment to take down an entire bloodline of royal vampires. It was a dangerous and lucrative job, but an illegitimate one, too. As a soldier, he’d always known where the line was drawn. But where would he draw the line now? And just how far was he willing to push things to find out?
The Darkest Colors: Exsanguinations
Series: House of Fallamhain, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 208,460. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Having survived the bloody events following her Change, Raina was still struggling to adapt to her new life of power, privilege, and danger as a hybrid-race Fallamhain vampire. She had not yet been accepted by the members of the International Vampiric Council. She had very few allies, even fewer that she could actually trust, and far too many people that wanted her dead.
The Darkest Colors
Series: House of Fallamhain, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 199,640. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Given her profession and her lifestyle, vampirism should have seemed like a natural fit for Raina Delgado. However, experience and tragedy had taught her the dangers of getting too involved with vampires ... or becoming one herself. Suddenly thrust into a position of international attention and mortal peril, she would soon find this life to be far more chaotic and violent than she'd ever imagined.
Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
He'd done this a few times before. By now, he'd gotten it down to a science - the hunt, the kill, and the alibi. This time was no different than any other. In fact, she was almost making it all too easy for him. She seemed just like all the others before her: ready, willing, and even eager, although what he had in mind for her was not what she expected. However, appearances weren't everything...
Little Miss Mute
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In a Prohibition-Era speakeasy in Kansas City, Paul Verconi had been looking for nothing more than a few drinks to soothe his nerves before heading home. However, what came looking for Paul would prove to be even tougher to swallow than the diluted bootleg whiskey swirling in his dirty glass: a drop-dead gorgeous dame that was enigmatic, curiously silent ... and perhaps even dangerous.

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