Writing as "David August" with John Lutz

Kensington 1997,1998(pb) reprinted 2008

Wilhelm Heine 1998 Marco Polillo 1980 Alpres 1998

 on tape: Sunset Productions 1998, Blackstone Audio1998, Books on Tape 2000

"Their seamless collaboration is notable for the efficiency of the plotting and the unusual credibility of the story." -Publishers Weekly

First Line:

"For the kids at a New York City public school, a bomb scare is like an extra recess."

"Every old house, during a long association with human misfortune, acquires a ghost; the chateau of Chenonceaux is haunted by a queen of France."


"It took me a long time to decide which gun to use."

Seaview 1979 Dell 1979Robert Hale 1981

"Bright...fast-paced...'Belgravia' is highly recommended." -People

published by McKay-Washburn, 1977/Dell 1978

"A totally believable first novel reminiscent of 'The Catcher in the Rye.' The author has caught the zeitgeist of the times with measured accuracy."--Publishers Weekly

"Her own apartment had no view, so Megan had not yet learned to take Paul's view for granted."

"It was the worst debacle to befall a great multinational corporation since the payoff scandals of '73."

Housebreaker Dutton 1987

"Breathtaking" -Library Journal

Seaview, 1978/Dell 1979 Robert Hale 1981Droemer Knaur 1979

"One of the better books of its kind...smoothly written, full of action, clever in its plotting" -New York Times

Books by David Linzee  fiction