Similar to Nerves of Steel, I wrote Blood & Tears as a bonus short story to be paired with the triple pack of books four through six. Although I primarily stick to action-horror, I have taken the occasional side path into kind of crime noir stories. It's rare, but this is the kind of feel I was going for with this one.
I hope you enjoy it!
Before we begin, for convenience's sake, here is a complete list of every Shadow Wars title, including bonus content, in the order in which they are meant to be read. Right now, I'm going through and editing everything, although some of the content needs to be rewritten and/or expanded.
DEAD ICE (Companion Novella)
DEAD SKIES (Companion Novella)
DEAD RAIN (Companion Novella)
NECROPOLIS (TSW Novel #1)
NECROPOLIS 2: ENDURANCE (TSW Novel #2)
NERVES OF STEEL (Companion Short)
NECROPOLIS 3: ANNIHILATION (TSW Novel #3)
ABSOLUTE ZERO (TSW Novel #4)
BLOOD & TEARS (Companion Short)
CEASELESS (TSW Novel #5)
SYBERIAN SUNRISE (TSW Novel #6)
SNOWBLIND (TSW Novel #7)
QUARANTINE (TSW Novel #8)
ROGUE OPS RISING (TSW Novel #9)
COUNTDOWN (TSW Novel #10)
WARM MEMORIES (Companion Short)
LAID TO REST (Companion Short)
NECROPOLIS 4: TERMINAL (TSW Novel #11)
SMALL ACTS OF KINDNESS (Companion Short)
EB-303 (Companion Short)
STARCK'S LAMENT (TSW Novel #12)
ALONE? (Companion Short)
DEATHLESS (TSW Novel #13)
INTO THE VOID (TSW Novel #14)
OUTPOST 88 (Companion Short)
LETHAL CARGO (Companion Short)
SATURATE (TSW Novel #15)
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Blood & Tears (A Shadow Wars Companion)Short Story
A companion short story to Absolute Zero. Before Arctica, before the horrors that stalked bloody corridors, before she met Trent and Drake, Susan Sharpe was a mercenary in love. After drifting the stars as a gun for hire, Sharpe unexpectedly met the...