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Dave Freer


South Africa

Dave Freer is a South African-born science fiction author writing mostly humorous or alternate history novels.Dave Freer was conscripted into the South African Defence Force and sent to the Angolan Border as a medic.After attending university he became an ichthyologist. He then worked as research officer for the Western Cape commercial fishery. He managed a fish farm for a time but the farm was forced to close (through no fault of his own....) and he started to write.Six years later, his first book (The Forlorn) was published by Baen Books.
 

Awards: Prometheus (2023)  see all

Genres: Science Fiction, Fantasy
 
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Series
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Pyramid (with Eric Flint)
   1. Pyramid Scheme (2001)
   2. Pyramid Power (2007)
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Dragon's Ring
   1. Dragon's Ring (2009)
   2. Dog and Dragon (2012)
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Cuttlefish
   1. Cuttlefish (2012)
   2. The Steam-Mole (2012)
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Novels
   The Forlorn (1999)
   A Slow Train to Arcturus (2008) (with Eric Flint)
   Stardogs (2014)
   Changeling's Island (2016)
   TOM (2016)
   Cloud-Castles (2022)
   Save the Dragons (2022)
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Novellas and Short Stories
   Pirates of the Suara Sea (2011) (with Eric Flint)
   Red Fiddler (2011) (with Eric Flint)
   The Witch's Murder (2011) (with Eric Flint)
   Soot & Cassandra (2011)
   The Leprechaun and the Bootlace (2011)
   The Road to Dundee (2011)
   Paddavissie (2014)
   Lucky Number 7 (2017)
   Boy's Surface (2022)
   If I Wake Before I Die (2024)
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Series contributed to
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Books containing stories by Dave Freer
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United We Stand (2024)
(Black Tide Rising, book 12)
edited by
Gary Poole and John Ringo
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Voices of the Fall (2019)
(Black Tide Rising, book 7)
edited by
Gary Poole and John Ringo

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Awards
2023 Prometheus Award : Cloud-Castles

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