Here's one of the "small treasures" I've found. (you can purchase it through the link)
A Stitch of Honor
When his ship is attacked by a hostile enemy ship, Jefferies finds his ship infected with an alien virus that kills randomly--and he's hauling it back to Earth.
Now quarantined in high orbit, Jefferies begins knitting a scarf for each of his sick men, partly to pass the time while waiting for the virus to claim him, and partly as a gesture of honor. But will any of them survive the quarantine?