The Shantytown Robin Hoods
Publisher: Pegasus Pulp Publishing
Latisha, Moses and Tim are three street kids eking out a living in a dystopian future. Together, they are the Shantytown Robin Hoods, a street gang that steals from the rich and gives to – well, themselves. "The Hole" is the hottest night club in Shantytown, where the rich and the famous can party among the less fortunate. But "The Hole" is also a favourite hangout for Latisha, Moses and Tim to find marks they can rob. But then their latest job is derailed by a mobster with sticky fingers and a prize on his head, a teen pop sensation, a trigger-happy bodyguard and a red-haired assassin. Soon bullets are flying in Shantytown and Latisha, Moses and Tim must keep their heads down to survive and steal another day… This is a short dystopian crime story of 2800 words or approximately 10 print pages.