David A. Gatwood

Biography

David is a musician, writer, and hard-core geek. In addition to writing the Patriots series of books, he also did all of the content production and design, modified various fonts used in these books, and drew the cover art.

Besides writing books and software, David is also an avid photographer, videographer, and musical composer. His choral music has been performed by the Diocesan Choir of Monterey, California and the contemporary choir at Holy Cross Catholic Church in Santa Cruz, CA. He spends much of his spare time performing with musical ensembles in the greater Santa Cruz area.

David also designed and maintains the websites for Gatwood Publishing, Web-Scripted TV, the UCSC Wind Ensemble, Shell Script Games.com, and others.

David hangs out on Slashdot, Facebook, MobileRead, and various other online forums.

Where to find David A. Gatwood online


Where to buy in print


Series

Patriots
This science fiction book series blends sci-fi with a healthy dose of humor and cynicism about humanity for a fun read that will leave you chuckling.

Traitors in Waiting

Price: $9.99 USD.

Enemies From Within

Price: $9.99 USD.

Beyond the Veil

Price: $9.99 USD.

A Patriots Christmas

Price: $1.99 USD.

Books

A Patriots Christmas
Series: Patriots. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story about Tessa (the android) building a robot Santa Claus and sending him back in time to meet (Saint) Nicholas of Myra. The story is a touching Christmas story, laced with both liturgical and general humor, and peppered with bits of Latin.
Beyond the Veil
Series: Patriots. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,340. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sometimes a story has more than two sides—this one, for example. When both sides in an intergalactic war believe the other side is engaged in terrorism, only one thing is certain: both sides are wrong; the truth lies beyond the veil. When worlds collide, only two things are certain: everything you thought you knew is wrong, and the people you thought you knew are no longer who they appear to be.
Enemies From Within
Series: Patriots. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,240. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Every story has two sides. This one is no exception. The first part chronicles the lives of early Mars colonists. The second part describes a fight to save the newly formed government of Kinji from terrorists. The third part, concurrent with Traitors in Waiting, shows a team of CEA scientists developing a weapon that could end the war once and for all... or destroy humanity in the process.
Traitors in Waiting
Series: Patriots. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In a time of interstellar war between the Terran Alliance and the Colonial Earth Alliance, a team of young soldiers enters a secret facility, and find more than they bargained for. From schizophrenic computers to mechlizards, from sociopathic terrorists to a device that can stop time itself, this book spins a tale of adventure, intrigue, and even horror, peppered with laughs.

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