The official website of award winning novelist, screenwriter and musician, David Callinan.
Here you will find links to his recent thrillers, Knife Edge, An Angel On My Shoulder and Bodyswitch.
Read praise from peer group writers reviews for his latest thriller The Immortality Plot featuring Irish-American Mike Delaney, ex US government assassin, ex Hong Kong Police and ex esoteric monk.
YA & CHILDREN'S:
For fans of steampunk fantasy with a difference click the link to the dystopian YA magical/scientific trilogy The Kingdoms Of Time And Space.
For children 7-10 David Callinan has written a new series, The Weather Kids. Six children have amazing powers over the weather.
David Callinan is reissuing The 10-Minute Miracle – the bestelling fast track guide to health, wealth and happiness first published by HarperCollins.
KINDLE, SMASHWORDS AND OTHERS:
All David Callinan's books are available on Amazon as ebooks. Coming soon: Apple iBook, Barnes and Noble, Sony, Stanza, Kobo, Aldiko and Smashwords.
MUSIC – FREE DOWNLOADS:
As a musician he formed several folk-rock bands and co-wrote a Celtic rock opera for the Edinburgh Festival. You can download recent song tracks and material recorded in the 60s.
David Callinan co-wrote this Celtic rock opera for the Edinburgh Festival. SEE IF YOU CAN SPOT THE NAKED PIERCE BROSNAN. Answer is somewhere on this site
Language changes and develops over time, particularly language that is exposed to the 'modern world'. Some languages spoken by remote tribes have hardly changed in the last thousand years.
In all the speculative fiction written in current times, I can't recall attempts at guessing what English will sound like a thousand years from now. That is not to say it hasn't been done just that I haven't come across it.
The website Futurese has made a brave attempt at dissecting language and predicting its development.…