David's YA Books

About David

More about David's life and award winning work

David's new novel, BONE SURFERS is a murder mystery set in Paris in a world of cosplay, street-running and the catacombs.

David Massey

David wrote radio sketches and jingles for a number of years before taking up his pen to write novels. He is currently working as Senior Broadcast Engineer at Birmingham City University and on his next novel, Sk!nned.here.

The Berlin wall near checkpoint Charlie.


In 1989 David led an aid expedition to Romania just as the revolution there was ending. He took this defining picture of a young West German boy talking to and East German guard through a hole in the Berlin Wall on his way home.

Author visits
<ul><li>27th Feb to 2nd Mar 2018 - Pedmore technology College</li><li>7th Mar 2018 - Wordsley School</li><li>11th May 2018 - Kidderminster College</li><li>5th Feb 2016 - Wordsley School</li><li>3rd March 2016 - Kings Norton Girls</li><li>22nd Apr 2016 - St Damian's RC </li><li>TBC - Wordsley School Yr 10</li><li>TBC - Kidderminster College</li></ul>

Author Visits

David tours the UK extensively with a highly engaging and interractive talk suitable for Years 6 to adult. If you would like to book a visit please contact us via the contact link.

Get in Touch

Competition time. Get your hands on this bundle: David's three signed YA novels - TORN, TAKEN and BONE SURFERS, BONE SURFERS promotional poster and bookmarks, a box of Dairy Milk and a Dairy Milk Marvelous Creations Easter egg. Just read BONE SURFERS - free to download on Amazon this World Book Day - and write a short 2-3 line review on Amazon or send by email via the link below. The winner will be picked at random on Easter Sunday. Happy surfing!

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David Massey