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David Mack

David Mack is the award-winning and The New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty-six novels and numerous short works of science-fiction, fantasy, and adventure, including the Star Trek Destiny and Cold Equations trilogies.


Mack's writing credits span television (for episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), film, and comic books. He also has worked as a consultant on the animated television series Star Trek: Lower Decks and Star Trek: Prodigy. In June 2022, the International Association of Media Tie-in Writers honored him as a Grandmaster with its Faust Award.


His most recent publications include the short story "Fiasco" in the pulp-homage anthology Thrilling Adventure Yarns 2021, and a novel, Star Trek: Coda, Book III: Oblivion's Gate. His upcoming works include Harm's Way, a Star Trek: Vanguard / Star Trek: The Original Series crossover novel scheduled for release on December 13, 2022.


Mack resides in New York City with his wife, Kara.


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Books by David Mack:

Title ISBN Date Publisher
978-198215-967-2 Pocket Books
978-198214-062-5 Pocket Books
978-076538-323-5 Tor Books
978-198211-358-2 Pocket Books
978-076538-321-1 Tor Books
978-098368-778-8 Crazy 8 Press
978-076538-320-4 Tor Books
978-150115-200-9 Pocket Books
978-150116-457-6 Pocket Books
978-150115-170-5 Pocket Books
978-147675-310-2 Pocket Books/Star Trek
Pocket Books/Star Trek
978-152264-243-5 Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio; MP3 Una
978-194271-275-6 JournalStone
978-177041-292-7 ECW Press
ECW Press
978-076537-792-0 Forge Books
978-147675-309-6 Pocket Books/Star Trek
978-194165-036-3 Silence in the Library, LLC
978-147675-308-9 Pocket Books/Star Trek
1-47675-307-5 Pocket
1-47672-224-2 Pocket
1-45165-074-4 Pocket
1-45165-073-6 Pocket
1-45165-072-8 Pocket
1-45165-070-1 Pocket
1-45165-724-2 Pocket
1-45160-691-5 Pocket
1-43916-079-1 Pocket
978-143915-516-5 Pocket
1-43913-011-6 Pocket
1-41654-323-6 Pocket
1-41657-992-3 Pocket
1-41655-850-0 Pocket
1-41655-175-1 Pocket
1-41655-171-9 Pocket
1-41655-172-7 Pocket
978-141654-898-0 Pocket
1-41654-489-5 Pocket
1-41653-414-8 Pocket
1-41652-459-2 Pocket
1-41650-775-2 Pocket
1-41651-069-9 Pocket
Small World (SCE#49) (e-book) 0-74349-690-6 Pocket
1-41650-774-4 Pocket
0-74349-661-2 Pocket
0-74349-171-8 Pocket
0-74349-177-7 Pocket
Failsafe (SCE#40) (e-book) 0-74348-087-2 Pocket
0-74349-178-5 Pocket
0-74349-178-5 Pocket
0-74347-707-3 Pocket
Wildfire #1 (SCE#23) (e-book) 0-74345-678-5 Pocket
Wildfire #2 (SCE#24) (e-book) 0-74345-679-3 Pocket
0-74341-842-5 Pocket
0-74342-873-0 Pocket
0-74342-872-2 Pocket
0-67101-978-3 Pocket