Battle Luna – Snippet 15

Battle Luna – Snippet 15 Morgan had used her monofil to tether the bomb to something in her foxhole. Now, having reached the end of its leash — and having evaded all Uey attempts to block it — it was dropping straight down toward the Dunsland. The...

Battle Luna – Snippet 14

Battle Luna – Snippet 14 “I thought for a moment that you’d left us,” Chakarvarti said. “Everything all right?” “I was checking on my friend,” Pappy said, scowling across the open space at the Ueys. Unfortunately, KC was...

Battle Luna – Snippet 13

Battle Luna – Snippet 13 But how? Their best bet was obviously their single remaining cement bomb. But getting it past two groups of shieldbearers would be nearly impossible, especially now that the Ueys knew how dangerous the weapons were. In retrospect, he now...

Battle Luna – Snippet 12

Battle Luna – Snippet 12 “What?” Pappy asked, frowning. KC’s breathing changed subtly, indicating some activity. But Pappy didn’t dare turn around to see what he was doing. “KC?” “Okay,” KC said. “Get ready...

Battle Luna – Snippet 11

Battle Luna – Snippet 11 And that was it. No real weapons, and no defenses beyond a couple more of the monofil traps that had briefly derailed the Uey advance. Within an hour or two, unless Pappy could pull something out of his hat, the enemy would be rolling...

Battle Luna – Snippet 10

Battle Luna – Snippet 10 Another burst of chips. Still, at least they weren’t mad enough to open up with full-auto. The machinegunner chipping away at the lunar landscape was limiting his attacks to single shots and three-shot bursts. Pappy frowned. Unless...