This couldn’t be what her grandma had warned her of . . . It wouldn’t hurt to read just a few pages, right? Melissa opened the dusty book. The first page had been written on. A single inscription ran across the page in red ink. They are real. “Melissa, honey,” her mom said, coming into the room with a teacup in hand. “I made you some . . . ” She paused near the door, eyes rounding. The cup tumbled from her hand, shattering on the wooden floor. And an inhuman cry erupted from her mom’s mouth.
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A terrifying journey into America’s forgotten regions. You ever heard of Route Thirteen? No, not that one. The real one. It ain’t on no map, and you’ll be hard-pressed to find someone who’s travelled it. I dare say this book’s the only evidence you’ll ever come across mentioning that forgotten road. Or the bar. Goes by the name of Whiskey Pete’s. That shiver you just felt? That’s a warning, and so’s this book. Thirteen stories of pure horror, blood-curdling violence and spectacularly bad decisions, inspired by the poor folks who fell foul of old Route Thirteen and Whiskey Pete’s. Let this book be your warning. If you find yourself on that forsaken road, with the warming lights of Whiskey Pete’s upon your windshield, turn back. Or it’ll be your Last Stop