Dave Corrick

Biography

I was born in Christchurch New Zealand and have, for a number of years lived in Auckland.

My qualifications are in engineering; however from the years 2000 to 2009 I dedicated my time to creative computer programming. In essence I developed software to run on the Windows platform and then marketed it.

It required some application of imagination to develop software and in 2009 I used this same imagination to write my first book. This was something I have always wanted to do and quite frankly, once I started I enjoyed it immensely.

Close by to where we live (that's my wife Julie, and me) there is a delightful bush lined stream where we walk most days. It's a beautiful natural oasis in suburban Auckland. This stream was where with a little imagination the two "Louie the Bee" books were "born".

Dave

Books

The Unlikely Tale Of A Fish And A Squirrel
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
There is not much to say about this book apart from the fact that it is a lighthearted somewhat ridiculous story about a fish and a squirrel .
Louie the Bee: The World Belongs to the Insects.
Price: Free! Words: 153,570. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The story moves on from "The Insects Prevail" In some ways it is a modern version of “Robin Hood”. This is in that humans affected by greed and dishonesty, find Louie and his compatriots to be a means of gaining justice. Woe betide anyone exploiting others! In this second book; Louie and his friends discover an unbelievable place to live. There is much to be told before mischief reigns once more
Louie the Bee: The Insects Prevail.
Price: Free! Words: 141,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Escape in a warm anthropomorphic tale that draws strong emotional responses. A story for the mature reader. It's about an insect community living an idyllic streamside life. Blissful complacency turns to a realisation that all is not well when the community's future is threatened by human activity. Some special powers enable the insects to deal with pending threats. Contains intrigue and mischief!

Dave Corrick's tag cloud

Dave Corrick's favorite authors on Smashwords