Heroics by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. 8770 words.
Language: English. Published by WMG Publishing on May 24, 2013. Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories.
Maxwell Scobel writes about heroes for a living. He studies them, imagines them, imagines being them. But when a routine drive turns into a fight for his life—and the life of his soon-to-be-adopted three-year-old daughter—he must rise to the occasion. Or lose everything he never knew he held dear.
Voted One of the Top Ten stories of the year by Ellery Queen Mystery Magaine readers.