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Author: David Andrews

David Andrews’ engineering and seagoing career spanned forty-five years and included fishing boats, paddle steamers, tugs, dredges, bulk carriers, tankers, passenger ships, supply boats and oil rigs. He was Chief Engineer, Engineering Superintendent, Lloyd’s Surveyor and Lecturer.

Coasting was his first attempt to write novel-length fiction, but it had to wait forty years to be published. It is taken from sea-going life as it was on the Australian Coastal ships of 1975.

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Home is the Sailor - A Caribbean Odyssey Book

Home is the Sailor
  • Number: B00RE21WAE
  • Release: 2014-12-23
  • Author: David Andrews
  • Genre: Main :)
  • Tags: * Rom: Historical, Historical Fiction
  • Publisher: Eternal Press (a division of Damnation Books LLC)
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Death was the price of failure.

A desperate race to the Windward Passage, becomes a trap for the privateers turned pirates during the temporary peace following the Treaty of Amiens. Nepeans cunning could be be rewarded and the Spritely might survive the final battle.Join her crew and find out.

Stands Alone: Yes


The Sapphire Sea

The Sapphire Sea
  • Number: B00GKRO7HE
  • Release: 2013-11-07
  • Author: David Andrews
  • Genre: Main :)
  • Tags: * Contemporary
  • Publisher: Eternal Press (a division of Damnation Books LLC)
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He would not die.

She was old, bordering on obsolescence, under-powered and small. Her crew were the last scrapings of the barrel, a mixture of drunks, old hands and new chums, yet the Sapphire Sea carried as many hopes and dreams on her last voyage in the Timor Sea as the most modern of her cousins.

Join her in Singapore as she sets sail on her final charter. The crew won’t mind and you’ll glimpse a way of life experienced only by those who had the good fortune to live it.


Coasting

Coasting
  • Number: B008RM24P2
  • Release: 2012-07-31
  • Author: David Andrews
  • Genre: Romance
  • Tags: * Contemporary, Romantic Elements
  • Publisher: Eternal Press (a division of Damnation Books LLC)
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Coasting:

(1) to sail along, or near, the coast between ports in the same country;

(2) to roll along without effort, freewheel, usually downhill; and

(3) (colloquial) to just let things happen.

Her voyage on the Kooyonga brings Julie to the attention of two men, an ambitious drug dealer and the ship's Second Engineer.

Both will claim her and she must choose which one succeeds.


The First Born - The Alliance, #1

The First Born
  • Number: 9781615722136
  • Release: 2010-10-07
  • Author: David Andrews
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Romantic Elements, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Eternal Press (a division of Damnation Books LLC)
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Genre: Science Fiction
Sub Genre: Romance
Plus-Novel of 109540 words
Heat rating: 3

A veteran of WWI, the French Foreign Legion, WWII and Korea, Peter knew the price of Liberty. Yet, he believed freedom of an environmentally sustainable world where war was unthinkable was priced too high. Setting out to change it by guile, he founded an immortal dynasty with Dael, who chose to become a flesh-and-blood woman, and gave it a mission to free humanity.


The Alliance - The Alliance Series, #2

The Alliance
  • Number: B005CF79FC
  • Release: 2011-07-12
  • Author: David Andrews
  • Genre: Sci-Fi / Fantasy
  • Tags: Romantic Elements, * SF: Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Eternal Press (a division of Damnation Books LLC)
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Genre: Science Fiction
Sub Genre: Romance
Heat rating: 3

An ambitious sergeant-at-arms, a vengeful pontiff and a ruthless gambler are unlikely allies, but each plays their part as First Born take their place in the struggle to limit the evil of the Federation. When Rachael, and then Kayelle join in, an alliance is formed and the Federation’s days of untrammeled expansion are done. Join the Alliance as they roam the universe, using guile and courage to bring freedom to all.

Sequel to First Born by David Andrews


Book Library

  • Home is the Sailor Home is the Sailor
  • The Sapphire Sea The Sapphire Sea
  • Coasting Coasting
  • The First Born The First Born
  • The Alliance The Alliance