Danger Money by John Van Stry
Series: Children of Steel Universe.
Approx. 80,460 words.
Published on July 4, 2011.
This is the story of a genetically created assassin born and bred by a corporation of the future. Held in virtual isolation when not on assignment he looks forward not only to the kill, but to the freedom he gains on assignment. A little crazy and supremely arrogant, when he and his friends are sold out his world is suddenly shattered. Can he survive to set things right? And just what is 'right'?