Odin's Day, by Melvin Burgess
The young son of a Viking king witnesses the sacrifices to the gods to try to end the famine and he is fascinated by learning that the dead talk to Odin. But what awful secret does his father keep from him until the end?
One good deed deserves another, by Alan Maley
A Greek soldier with NATO finds that a Turkish soldier has saved his life. He finds that their families share some history and he wants to find a way to reward the Turkish soldier. But not all good intentions work out as planned.