Tom DeMarco, author

Dark World Chronicles Series

An early short story published in Penny Dreadful

Dark Harbor House, A Comic Novel Hanser Cover
Airship Nation

The Deadline: A Novel About Project Managment

Tom DeMarco’s
World of Books


Slack      Peopleware

Tom DeMarco is the author of fourteen books, including novels, business books and a collection of short stories.   He began his career as a software engineer at Bell Telephone Laboratories, working on what was then the world’s largest computer.   His focus began early to turn toward writing, with stops along the way in organizational design, litigation consulting, foreign affairs, and even a stint teaching undergraduate Ethics at the University of Maine.   He lives with his wife, Sally Smyth, in the village of Camden on the coast of Maine.

     Controlling Sofware Projects     

 Management • Science Fiction • Comic Novels • Short Stories

    Lieutenant America and Miss Apple Pie: Short Stories by Tom DeMarco     Ruby Beam of Light:  A Gentle Apocalyptic Novel