Donald Firesmith

About The Author

Donald Firesmith is a multi-award-winning author of speculative fiction including science fiction (alien invasion), fantasy (magical wands), modern urban paranormal, and horror novels and short stories.


Prior to recently retiring to devote himself full-time to his novels, Donald Firesmith earned an international reputation as a distinguished engineer, authoring seven system/software engineering books based on his 40+ years spent developing large, complex software-intensive systems.


He lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with his wife Becky, his son Dane, and varying numbers of dogs and cats.

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Books by the Author

Hell Holes 1: What Lurks Below
A Cauldron of Uncanny Dreams
Hell Holes 2: Demons on the Dalton
The Secrets of Hawthorne House
Hell Holes 3: To Hell and Back
Hell Holes 4: A Slave's Revenge