Here at tor.com, a free Murderbot story, which is plainly being made available since the new novella is due out any day now.
This story is set right after Exit Strategy, the 4th novella:
“Is this really a good idea?”
There is no way to honestly answer that question without being insulting, so Ayda Mensah opts for, “If I’d known the survey team might almost be murdered in a corporate sabotage attempt, I would have picked another planetary franchise.” …
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