David McDonald


David is a Melbourne based writer who edits a magazine for an international welfare organisation.

When not on a computer or reading a book, he divides his time between helping run a local cricket club and working on his novel.

In 2013 he won the Ditmar Award for Best New Talent. In 2014 won the William J. Atheling Jr. Award for Criticism or Review and was shortlisted for the WSFA Small Press Award.

His short fiction has appeared in anthologies such as The Lone Ranger Chronicles (Moonstone Books) and Epilogue (Fablecroft Publishing).

David is a member of the Australian Horror Writers Association, The International Association of Media Tie-In Writers, and of the Melbourne based writers group, SuperNOVA.

Cold Comfort - his first eBook with Clan Destine Press - is simply the start of a beautiful friendship.


Cold Comfort

Strap yourself in as three tales from award winning speculative fiction author David McDonald take you on a tour of time and space.

Visit a frozen post apocalyptic Earth, a galactic delivery service, and a very Australian dystopia to discover what happens to ordinary people faced with extraordinary choices or challenges.