David Wake

Biography

David Wake is a writer, director and technical stage–manager and he has an MA in Writing from Birmingham City University. He first published fiction on-line in 1985 as part of a research project trying to invent the internet (it didn’t) and the short stories formed a series about computers. I, Phone brings that process full circle.

Where to find David Wake online


Books

The Derring-Do Club and the Year of the Chrononauts
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Series: The Derring-Do Club. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,380. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A ripping yarn that tests the plucky Deering-Dolittle sisters, Earnestine, Georgina and Charlotte, as Time Travellers arrive in Victorian London to avert the destruction of the world… but just whose side should they be on? The exciting sequel to The Derring-Do Club and the Empire of the Dead
Hashtag
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the near future, no-one’s thoughts are their own and privacy is a thing of the past. Everyone shares their lives in the global social media network and pre-meditated crime is no longer possible. So when Detective Oliver Braddon finds the victim of a planned murder, he is plunged into a dangerous investigation as he tracks down a murderer, who can kill without thinking.
The Other Christmas Carol
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Other Christmas Carol, a Christmas tale of wonderment, where evil forces threaten the festive season and only Carol Christmas can save the day in a dark novella told in the style of a children's book that's not for children at all. A tonic for the Xmas spirit "You've woven all our fears about the commercial side of Xmas into a very compelling Twilight of the Gods drama. Beautiful."
The Derring-Do Club and the Empire of the Dead
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Series: The Derring-Do Club. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,160. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A ripping yarn with everything from Austro-Hungarians to zombies. The British Empire is under threat – luckily the Deering–Dolittle sisters, Earnestine, Georgina and Charlotte, are on hand to save the day. Unfortunately, they are under strict instructions not to involve themselves in any adventures… …but when did that ever stop them.
I, Phone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,140. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
In the not too distant future, when phones are more intelligent than their owners, but still treated as mere fashion accessories, one particular piece of plastic lies helpless as its owner is about to be murdered.

David Wake’s tag cloud

adventure    ai    app    augmented reality    carol    christmas    computers    dystopian    funny    information overload    jeeves    legal    mobile    phones    police procedural    privacy    reindeer    satire    singularity    sisters    social media    steampunk    tag    technothriller    thought    time travel    turing    tweet    twitter    victorian    virtual reality    xmas    zeppelins    zombies