Some of his feelings about having CP informed the writing of YA novel Hybrids, in which a virus causes teenagers to merge with technology in a terror-filled near-future world. Hybrids is "a stunningly clever novel" – The Times – and was winner of the HarperCollins-Saga Magazine 2006 Childrens Novelist competition.
His latest novel is the futuristic romantic tragedy/fantasy, Stormteller.
This interview by Hannah Murray of Talk Radio Europe with David gives a good summary! He talks about working for Marvel Comics, Hybrids, Stormteller, and caring for the environment:
He also co-wrote The Fastest Forward for Comic Relief, a feature film starring Jerry Hall, and co-founded the London Screenwriters' Workshop in the '80s.
Several new novels and scripts are in various stages of development.
- Stormteller (Cambria Books, 2014)
- Hybrids (HarperCollins, 2007)
- Doc Chaos tv series, 1984-8 (Limehouse Pictures), (co-writer) and comics series (Escape 1984-8, Vortex 1989)
- Captain Britain (Marvel Comics, 1981-3, 1995, 2009, 2010) (co-writer)
- Doc Chaos: the Chernobyl Effect novella (Hooligan Press, 1988 and Cambria Books 2012)
- Short stories in anthologies: For The Greater Good (in free e-book Weatherfronts). Perfection and Doc Chaos: Endgame (in Satirica); Ode to Elodie and Homecoming (in The Turnings of the Years); and the comics Doc Chaos: Science, Fun and Politics, and Mutant Love with artist Phil Elliott in ES*EF.
- Syndicated satirical and comic scripts and columns (Public Servants and Managing Hell, 2005-06)
- Plus the editor of about 90 graphic novels (for Marvel Comics, Fleetway, Titan Books, HarperCollins, Macdonald-Futura, 1987-2000).
Here's an interview in Writing Magazine with David by Anita Rowe's interview with David from from June '09.