It's called the Broken Road. A long-abandoned route veiled in rumor, only spoken of in whispers. Some claim that bandits stalk its overgrown path, while others speak of a city of cannibals. Stories tell of dark apparitions, bizarre monsters, and ancient evils. One thing is certain: no one goes near it.
Caravan Master Waldo Bell has had his fill of trouble. But when faced with a stubborn client, a lousy deal demanding delivery on any terms, and military action that closes major caravan routes, Wal and his company find themselves forced on to that vast stretch of trail.
While strange events plague the caravan, Wal must confront the horrors of his recent past, as he's thrown into the middle of a deadly conflict that feels far-too-familiar. On this road, chaos awaits...
K. M. Alexander is a Pacific Northwest native and novelist living and working in Seattle with his wife and two dogs. He is an avid hiker, wannabe cyclist, and self-proclaimed beer snob. His work explores non-traditional settings within speculative fiction, bending and blending genres to create rich worlds and unique approachable characters.
His debut novel The Stars Were Right - a thrilling Lovecraftian urban fantasy - is available in paperback or as an ebook and arrived in 2013. His new novel, the sequel, Old Broken Road arrived on October 14th, 2014.
Follow his exploits at blog.kmalexander.com.