Growing up in Tasmania, Madeleine now lives in inner city Melbourne surrounded by books. For the past fifteen years Madeleine D’Este has lived a double life, immersed in the corporate world by day, whilst dabbling as a novelist and blogger by night. Inspired by her life-long love of science fiction and fantasy pop-culture, Madeleine is currently working with an award-winning genre editor on her debut sci-fi novel Return to the Monolith.
Current projects (March 2016)
Monolith series (sci-fi novels)
- Return to the Monolith (Book 1 Monolith series) – querying with agents
- Return to the Forest (Book 2) (85k) – Draft 2. Resting.
- Project Greenfields (Book 3) (65k) – Draft 2. Resting
The Antics of Evangeline (steampunk novellas)
- Evangeline & the Alchemist – draft 2 in progress
Other Antics in progress
- Evangeline & the Bunyip
- Evangeline & the Mystery Dirigible
- Evangeline & the Urchins
- Evangeline & the Vampyr