First Blood by Michael Kingswood
Approx. 7,720 words.
Published on January 28, 2012 by
On his first operational assignment with his unit, the scouts of B Company, Larian must overcome inexperience and his own fear and uncertainty to get the information his Regiment needs to emerge victorious against the Mar Tabban, arch-enemy of the Citizens' Army.
First Blood is a 3,500 word short story.
Includes Bonus Story - Falling Softly.