David Mack

David Mack is the award-winning and New York Times bestselling author of more than thirty novels of science fiction, fantasy, and adventure, including the Star Trek Destiny and Cold Equations trilogies. His writing credits span several media, including television (for episodes of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), film, short fiction, and comic books. He resides in New York City.

Books by this Author

Star Trek: Discovery #1
Titan: Fortune of War
Section 31: Control
Legacies #2: Best Defense
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The Star Trek Legacies Trilogy is Here!

From the floor of Comic-Con, New York Times bestselling author David Mack shares the Star Trek Legacies trilogy written with Dayton Ward and Greg Cox—and the secrets passed down from captain to captain of the Enterprise.

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. It can always be worse.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. Intensity

Q. If you could be any person or thing, who or what would it be?

A. Myself, but perfected

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Stygian, smirk, susurrus

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. People who choose superstition over reason

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