Aaron Crocco, author of “As Darkness Ends” and “Chrono Virus,” is celebrating his birthday today be giving a gift to his readers. Both his short stories and novellas ebooks will be on sale today for 99 cents! That’s right, less than a dollar. The .99 sale is only happening today, February 27, 2013.
“As Darkness Ends” is the beginning of a non-linear apocalypse series.
When a devastating earthquake strikes Manhattan, Travis Hunter finds himself among the other survivors trying to make sense of a city in ruins. In the aftermath, word spreads among the displaced: New York City was only a small part of a global disaster. For the first time in human history an earthquake shook the entire world.
While trying to get back home, Travis is confronted by a being from another realm and tasked with a divine mission: help bring on the apocalypse or be killed. Faced with this directive from a messenger of God, Travis must assume a role dating back to the beginning of time and is forced to begin a journey that will destroy all of humanity.
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“Redbacks” is the second in the non-linear apocalypse series.
When a devastating global earthquake strikes, James Cole narrowly escapes the crumbling New York City skyscrapers with the help of a mysterious person. Now one of the precious few survivors, James’s goal is to get home to his wife through a locked-down Manhattan. But when an inexplicable darkness begins blanketing the city, deadly creatures appear and begin hunting anybody they can find. With James and his companion the only ones capable of fighting, they’ll put their lives at stake once more in order to save the last of the survivors.
“Chrono Virus” is a Sci-Fi/Horror short story.
It was supposed to be just another cargo run, but for Ken Mallory and the three-person crew of the Raven, an anomaly in deep space changes everything. An unexplained turbulence shakes the small ship like never before, allowing a deadly virus aboard. One by one the infected crew is thrown back in time to relive a near-death experience, only this time death may be closer than they remember.
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“Paradox” is a Sci-Fi/Suspense short story.
Meet Gregory, an artificial intelligence unlike anything the world’s ever seen before. His impact onto society has been significant: by analyzing the answers given to just 12 questions, he will tell you how you will die. When Ryan Downs gets a death prediction like no other, he learns entire shadow groups exist solely to find out just how Paradox and Gregory’s other fantastical predictions will come to pass.
Aaron Crocco’s writing is fluid and would serve well as a “Twilight Zone” episode. Each story has vivid characters and an eerie sci-fi twist that makes them work so well. While the 99 cent sale is only on for today, Aaron’s work will only go back up to $1.99 for a limited time. You can find more information about the sale by following Aaron Crocco on Google+.