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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  David Angsten  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Born: in Chicago

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Illinois Connection

Angsten was born in Chicago and grew up in Hinsdale, Illinois. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign.

Biographical and Professional Information

Angsten is a freelance script consultant. He is a Los Angeles screenwriter and video directoras well as a senior story analyst and editor for Atchity Entertainment International in Los Angeles. He worked for years in Chicago for Michael Brown Productions writing, directing, editing and producing travel films, documentaries, animations, and dramatic shorts. He also worked as a staff writer, producer and director of documentary films for Rainbow Productions and as a writer and director for Made-to-Order Productions.


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Titles At Your Library

Dark Gold
ISBN: 0312937938

St. Martin's Paperbacks. 2007

"Sunken gold, black magic, sea monsters, a beautiful Brazilian in a bikini-what more could you want from a summer thriller?" -Kirkus, starred review

His summer after college graduation was never supposed to turn out this way. But when Jack Duran's vagabond brother Dan goes missing in Mexico, Jack heads to Puerta Vallarta to find him. With two friends in tow, Jack follows Dan's trail of shady dealings, which leads him to a Bahamian yachtsman and his bikini-clad crew. Sailing down the jungle-covered coast, they soon discover that Dan had been searching for a shipwreck. But some treasures are meant to stay buried...



Night of the Furies
ISBN: 0312373708

Thomas Dunne Books. 2008

Two brothers and a beautiful archaeologist exploring ancient mysteries in the Greek Isles get swept into a deadly maelstrom of Bacchanalian horror.