The First by Scott Nicholson
Approx. 63,200 words.
Published on February 17, 2010 by
Haunted Computer Books.
A collection of 15 dark fantasy, dystopian, and science fiction short stories, featuring the Areopagan Cycle where time is literally money. Includes an afterword, and Scott Nicholson's first-ever published story as a bonus. A rare side of an award-winning novelist's work. "Nicholson always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, Patient Zero