D.J. (Dave) Butler is the author of forthcoming steampunk fantasy adventure for middle readers, The Kidnap Plot (Knopf, summer 2016).  His series Rock Band Fights Evil and his novels Crecheling and City of the Saints are published by Wordfire Press. He's represented by Deborah Warren of East/West Literary.

Dave is by training a lawyer and for a living he teaches business acumen to large corporation employees for Acumen Learning. He plays guitar, likes boardgames, and teaches his kids astronomy as fast as he can learn it.
  • Utah
  • JoinedMarch 21, 2015


Stories by DJ Butler
Seven Stars by davidjbutler
Seven Stars Horror
"Seven Stars" is NOT actually included in the REDNECK ELDRITCH anthology, which instead has my short story "Recording Devices," but I wanted to use the REDNECK cover because I love Carter Reid's...
HELLHOUND on MY TRAIL by davidjbutler
Rock Band Fights Evil is a fast-paced and fun series that follows the adventures of a ragged bar band of cursed musicians who are fighting to get leverage against the powers of Hell. Jim, the lead singer, is Satan...