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Anyone who has ever fallen off a bike and skinned a knee can tell you that a road is a dangerous place. You can break a bone or crack your skull open barreling down some stretch of interstate at 70 miles-per-hour in a cage of steel, fiberglass, plastic, and rubber.

Right now you are safe. You can comfort yourself by reading this book while curled up on your bed or in your f
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Published October 1st 2017 by Not Avail
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Michele Cacano
Jan 09, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: horror, short-stories
Enjoyable short stories. I appreciate the thoroughness and attention to detail in the book itself, as well.
Dave Burnham
Apr 03, 2018 rated it it was amazing
A really enjoyable read. Some great short stories from a talented author.
William Blackwell
Mar 08, 2019 rated it it was amazing

Isaac Thorne’s Road Kills is a collection of finely crafted dark horror tales.

The prose is fluid, the writing style is clear and concise, and Thorne uses simile and metaphor skillfully. He’s a fine storyteller and all of the short stories are entertaining.

Adroitly weaving in humor and satire, Thorne nonetheless serves up some powerfully sobering themes. One such theme is how the pervasiveness of the monstrous behemoth that is social media has begun to control our lives, strip us of our humanity,
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Leo McBride
Nov 23, 2018 rated it really liked it
I had the pleasure some time back of reading and reviewing Diggum, a short story by Isaac Thorne about a gravedigger with murderous intent - and promised myself I'd come back for more of his work.

Road Kills is a collection of his short stories, neatly ordered with a theme of tales that could take place out on the road, where the flash of headlights up ahead could bring a welcoming face or a dangerous stranger.

Some tales are linked - such as the saga of the pretty girl who snaps and goes on a m
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Larry III
Jul 25, 2018 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Isaac rules

This collection of stories is going to keep you turning the pages. Isaac is great at keeping you submerged in his tales.
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