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Alternative Reads are exactly what they sound like—stories you
won’t find just anywhere. First, we gathered up our boldest authors and told them to write whatever the hell they liked. Their only restrictions were common sense, as defined by the following passage: any subject matter is acceptable except pornography and/or stories promoting cruelty, hate, bigotry, pedophilia,...more
Paperback, 312 pages
Published December 1st 2011 by Clayton Clifford Bye
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Clayton Bye
Review 1: Writers on the Wrong Side of the Road... 4.5 Stars

"This anthology contains some of the creepiest and unusual stories I’ve read in a long time. While a few of the selections seemed out of place either by caliber or by genre, the best works in this anthology truly set the bar for greatness in speculative fiction. As a whole, I rate Writers on the Wrong Side of the Road at four stars and recommend it as a great addition to any speculative fiction library."

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Megan
4 stars overall awarded by The Deepening. Check out the individual story reviews at http://www.cerebralwriter.com/1/post/...
QUOTE "This anthology contains some of the creepiest and unusual stories I’ve read in a long time...the best works in this anthology truly set the bar for greatness in speculative fiction.”
Angelika Devlyn
Brilliant collection of short stories by talented authors and editors, Clayton Bye and Sassy Brit. If you are looking for something different to read, this is the anthology to get your hands on!
Webbweaver Reviews
This adult-based alternative anthology contains seventeen short stories by seventeen different writers. Each story was very different and a few were very adult with some sexual content. But, for the most part, the book offered some good short stories ranging from thrillers to science fiction each with awesome ‘shock’ value.

I really enjoyed each story and can’t decide which was better. I got started reading and really couldn't stop—wanting to read more or continue on to the next hair-raising stor...more
Ellie Hall

“Alternative-Read.com (AR) is a website developed as a vehicle for promoting all comers from the writing world. This collection brings together the Writers on the Wrong Side of the Road, the most dangerous rule-wreckers from Alternative-Read.com who sprang at the chance to create an anthology designed to give the reader “a different kind of reading experience.

And just to make sure that happened, AR took away the rules and let them write whatever the hell they liked. Edited by Sassy Brit and Cla
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