The Hidden Menace(2020)
(The eighth book in the Red Survivor Mission Chronicles series)
A Novella by Dan Decker
THE RED SURVIVOR IS ON AN IMPORTANT MISSION TO TURN THE TIDE OF A LOSING BATTLE.
The Red Survivor hurtles into a pitched battle with something they hope will change the outcome, a mysterious crate guarded by armed soldiers. Just as they are about to deliver their strange cargo, a report comes in of a disturbance in the shuttle bay. First Officer Nick Williams and Captain John Marchant respond to the situation.
When they arrive, they find the crate open and the armed guards are dead. Whatever was in the box is now loose on their ship.
Can they survive?
Buy your copy today to find out.
In the Red Survivor Mission Chronicles, this is a standalone space opera short story. Fans of space fleet and space opera will enjoy this story, pick up your copy now!
“What else can you tell me about that crate?” I finally asked through gritted teeth.
Marchant studied me as if thinking of saying something, but also as if he didn’t know exactly how to go about it. He shook his head. “You really do have quite the attitude, you know that? If your father wasn’t an admiral, I would’ve had you washed out long ago. It’s only because of him you are here.”
Yet another attempt to get under my skin that I was not going to let work.
“The crate. What is in it?”
“It is top-secret. It is of the utmost importance that it is protected at all costs.”
“What is inside?”
The door to the lift opened. Marchant just smiled as he walked out and opened the doors to the shuttle bay.
I followed him inside.
The security guards were dead, and the crate was open.
Genre: Science Fiction
Used availability for Dan Decker's The Hidden Menace