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AVAILABLE BOOKS FROM THE TWISTED ROADS

In the below titles you will find that their author Matthew Tonks, brings you a different sort of horror tale, one lost in the endless twists and turns that only madness can bring. So instead of watching from afar, come immerse yourself in a world where the suffering is unending. Instead of ignoring them, come bathe in those who have yet to realise their fate. Instead of seeing past, come with me as we look in the mirror and mourn what never will be.

 

LATEST RELEASES

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2020 BOOK TWELVE

As you read these words know that you have already taken the first, and last step of your journey towards the wickedness we bring you.
So wait no longer, come compete the final phase and open OUR pages of insanity, be my companion as we travel the many twisted miles that lie between you and the madness that writhes within the halls of MY insanity.

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BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 4

The brief was simple, I had 24 hours to write a 100 word story. When the dust settled I was left with 24 short stories that had no place to call home. So I posted them on my blog, and then from the breadcrumbs I created the slightly enlarged, twisted short stories you’ll find inside.

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2020 BOOK ELEVEN

As you read these words know that you have already taken the first, and last step of your journey towards the wickedness we bring you.
So wait no longer, come compete the final phase and open OUR pages of insanity, be my companion as we travel the many twisted miles that lie between you and the madness that writhes within the halls of MY insanity.

 

UPCOMING RELEASES

13/8/21 - IT'S NOT A NORMAL FRIDAY

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Join us as we give you 24 insane tales to keep you focused on locking down, and staying alive.

29/08/21 - BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 5

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The brief was simple, I had 24 hours to write a 100 word story. When the dust settled I was left with 24 short stories that had no place to call home. So I posted them on my blog, and then from the breadcrumbs I created the slightly enlarged, twisted short stories you’ll find inside.

 

2020 BOOK SERIES

As you read these words, know that you have already taken the last step of your journey towards the wickedness we bring you.So wait no longer, compete the phase and open OUR pages of insanity.Allow the finality of all things be complete, and in doing so you will allow these moments, these characters, these short glimpses that are collected here for you to witness seep inside all you are.

2020 BOOK TWELVE

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2020 BOOK ELEVEN

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2020 BOOK TEN

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2020 BOOK NINE

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2020 BOOK EIGHT

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2020 BOOK SEVEN

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2020 BOOK SIX

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2020 BOOK FIVE

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2020 BOOK FOUR

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2020 BOOK THREE

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2020 BOOK TWO

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2020 BOOK ONE

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BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS

The brief was simple, I had 24 hours to write a 100 word story. When the dust settled I was left with 24 short stories that had no place to call home. So I posted them on my blog, and then from the breadcrumbs I created the slightly enlarged, twisted short stories you’ll find inside.

BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 4

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BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 3

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BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 2

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BREADCRUMBS TO MADNESS 1

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2020'S TWISTED SPECIALS

Finally the world can say goodbye to 2020, but is the year ready to say goodbye to us?

A TWISTED HALLOWEEN

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Step inside the madness as these 31 short stories send you on a journey of insanity, lost in the fevered dreams of a challenge that lived well past its life span. But don't be fooled, for this is a HALLOWEEN lost on the twisted roads of my madness, and it takes more than a sure footed saint to step inside, without kissing your arse goodbye.

A TWISTEDLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the tension inside is to die for, there is only one place for the knife to go, so let the blood flow, let the blood flow, let the blood flow. The time of year is full of cheer, the bank balance is now in arrears, you have nowhere to go, so let the madness flows, let the madness flow, let it flow.

A TWISTED KISS ON NEW YEARS EVE

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Tomorrow will be another day, but tonight we party like it is the end of the world! But dear reader, don’t be afraid of what is before you. For in these pages sits 31 stories broken and twisted, dismembered from their bodies and reassembled intricately, as life is taken and given, leaving them to resemble something that was never meant to be.

 

DARK STARS

Follow the adventures of Zander Kane and the crew of the star ship Betha.

DARK STARS - FIRELIGHT

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Zander Kane was once a trusted and highly decorated general for the United Federation, that was until the day Kane betrayed not only his own race, but his own flesh and blood to join The Dark Collective, so he could be with the woman he loved. Now he rides stardust and slipstreams, captaining the star ship Betha, fighting for the Dark Collective in hope of one day freeing the worlds from the Federations ruling grasp. Follow the adventures of Kane as he not only races through the stars, but also beyond them. For the dark does not just exist in between the stars, it is in them

 

2019'S TWISTED SPECIALS

Can you feel the holidays washing over you like the sticky warm blood of another? If so, then you need to find somewhere safe to sit and take a journey into a madness that holds a twist at every end...

A TWISTED HALLOWEEN

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Step inside the madness as these 31 short stories send you on a journey of insanity, lost in the fevered dreams of a challenge that lived well past its life span. But don't be fooled, for this is a HALLOWEEN lost on the twisted roads of my madness, and it takes more than a sure footed saint to step inside, without kissing your arse goodbye.

A TWISTEDLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the tension inside is to die for, there is only one place for the knife to go, so let the blood flow, let the blood flow, let the blood flow. The time of year is full of cheer, the bank balance is now in arrears, you have nowhere to go, so let the madness flows, let the madness flow, let it flow.

A TWISTED KISS ON NEW YEARS EVE

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Tomorrow will be another day, but tonight we party like it is the end of the world! But dear reader, don’t be afraid of what is before you. For in these pages sits 31 stories broken and twisted, dismembered from their bodies and reassembled intricately, as life is taken and given, leaving them to resemble something that was never meant to be.

 

DISMEMBERED TALES & ENTRAILS

Bear witness to stories broken and twisted, dismembered from their bodies and reassembled intricately, as life is taken and given, leaving them to resemble something that was never meant to be. For these stories you hold here, all began life as a shard, a snippet of a grander idea. An idea now fleshed out before you in a somewhat gruesome manner, much like a hunter skinning the flesh from his prey.

DISMEMBERED TALES & ENTRAILS BOOK FOUR

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DISMEMBERED TALES & ENTRAILS BOOK THREE

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DISMEMBERED TALES & ENTRAILS BOOK TWO

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DISMEMBERED TALES & ENTRAILS BOOK ONE

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2018'S TWISTED SPECIALS

As another year ticks over, more madness escapes. Find a new plethora of insanity to feast upon, as you pray for some meaning...

A TWISTED HALLOWEEN

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Step inside the madness as these 31 short stories send you on a journey of insanity, lost in the fevered dreams of a challenge that lived well past its life span. But don't be fooled, for this is a HALLOWEEN lost on the twisted roads of my madness, and it takes more than a sure footed saint to step inside, without kissing your arse goodbye.

A TWISTEDLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the tension inside is to die for, there is only one place for the knife to go, so let the blood flow, let the blood flow, let the blood flow. The time of year is full of cheer, the bank balance is now in arrears, you have nowhere to go, so let the madness flows, let the madness flow, let it flow.

A TWISTED KISS ON NEW YEARS EVE

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Tomorrow will be another day, but tonight we party like it is the end of the world! But dear reader, don’t be afraid of what is before you. For in these pages sits 31 stories broken and twisted, dismembered from their bodies and reassembled intricately, as life is taken and given, leaving them to resemble something that was never meant to be.

 

2017'S TWISTED SPECIALS

Find the itch you never knew you needed scratched, with the first three yearly specials. Madness comes in many forms, these are bound in digital pages of indecipherable text, dare you try and understand it?

A TWISTED HALLOWEEN

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Step inside the madness as these 31 short stories send you on a journey of insanity, lost in the fevered dreams of a challenge that lived well past its life span. But don't be fooled, for this is a HALLOWEEN lost on the twisted roads of my madness, and it takes more than a sure footed saint to step inside, without kissing your arse goodbye.

A TWISTEDLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful, and the tension inside is to die for, there is only one place for the knife to go, so let the blood flow, let the blood flow, let the blood flow. The time of year is full of cheer, the bank balance is now in arrears, you have nowhere to go, so let the madness flows, let the madness flow, let it flow.

A TWISTED KISS ON NEW YEARS EVE

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Tomorrow will be another day, but tonight we party like it is the end of the world! But dear reader, don’t be afraid of what is before you. For in these pages sits 31 stories broken and twisted, dismembered from their bodies and reassembled intricately, as life is taken and given, leaving them to resemble something that was never meant to be.

 

POEMS FOR...

Nothing is more broken than the prose written by man at his worst. So why not venture down the rabbit hole of insanity, and dance with us in our twisted mess.

POEMS FOR THE BITTER END

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Welcome to the bitter end of all things, our time is done, this world, this life, this very existence we have so pathetically wasted, is now at its crescendo. So, before the light fades, sit back and immerse yourself in all that was, and ever will be, with 44 poems that will ease your journey into the nirvana of nothingness, and lead you towards the light, through the twisted eye of madness…

POEMS FOR THOSE WHAT HAVE SINNED

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Face the truth, for there is no saviour coming to wash your deepest sins away, instead there is only the madness of what you have done. So, why not join us as we sell our already rotten souls to the highest bidder and enjoy 44 twisted poems soaked in the blood of the innocent. What do you have to lose that is not already lost?

POEMS FOR THE JILTED LOVER

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It's time for those of broken heart to rise and claim what is theirs, to strive and purge the beast from within, or from out there. Join us as we're once again stuck between two shards of glass with 44 deranged poems of love pushed over the edge, and onto, the twisted roads of madness...

POEMS FOR THOSE ABOUT TO DIE

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Delve through the darkness, as we bring you 44 poems carved in the skin of its host, on a journey towards self-discovery, where the monster is not an unknown beast haunting the shadows, but hiding deep within who we are. Come, join us in death, so the truth will let us see, who we really are...

 

2016'S TWISTED ANTHOLOGIES

Join us where it all started, hot from the yearly challenge that twisted reality...

TWISTED ROADS VOLUME ONE - AN ANTHOLOGY OF TWISTED TALES

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The world is a twisted globe, spinning round and round, allowing light to breathe life onto its weary bones. But where there's light, there's always darkness, and hiding in the shadows are things our imagination cannot even begin to understand. So buckle up and venture forward on a journey through thirty-one short stories that will take you through the veil of sanity and onto the twisted roads.

TWISTED ROADS VOLUME TWO - ANOTHER ANTHOLOGY OF TWISTED TALES

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It's time to venture back into the darkness with another thirty-one demented tales of the wickedness that infects us all, a muddy collection of stories intertwined by a sickness that knows no end, and gives no reprieve.
So prepare for another ride as we once again drive headlong down the roads of madness, where your trust is never to be given away lightly, as no one is who, or what they seem.

TWISTED ROADS VOLUME THREE - AN ANTHOLOGY OF MORE TWISTED TALES

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If it is the things that crawl in the dead of night you wish to see, then look no further for here you have found it here, where the very walls of the world you inhabit grow teeth and bite.
So, sit down and bear witness to thirty-one tales of weirdness, while the roads that ever twist, grab at you, like hands from the other side, trying to drag you down into their endless pit of madness.