The Gordon Place

Lost Hollow Books
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Lost Hollow constable Graham Gordon just walked into his abandoned childhood home for the first time in twenty years. Local teenagers have been spreading rumors about disembodied screams coming from inside. Now, thanks to a rickety set of cellar stairs and the hateful spirit of his dead father, he might never escape.


Meanwhile, Channel 6 News feature reporter Afia Afton—whose father is the victim of a local decades-old hate crime—is meeting with town administrator Patsy Blankenship. Her mission is to develop a ghost story feature for a special to air on the station's Halloween broadcast. When Patsy tells her about the screams at the Gordon place, the past and the present are set on a collision course with potentially catastrophic results.


Can Graham come to terms with his father’s past and redeem his own future? Can the murder mystery that has haunted Afia for most of her life finally be solved?


It’s a fight for the future and the past when spirit and flesh wage war at the Gordon place.

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About the author

Isaac Thorne is a nice man who has, over the course of his life, developed a modest ability to spin a good yarn. Really. He promises. You can find him on Twitter @isaacrthorne or on Facebook at facebook.com/isaacrthorne. Just don’t push him down a flight of stairs.

In addition to writing horror, Isaac reviews horror movies for TNHorror.com and TheHorrorcist.com. He is also the host of audio narration shows Thorne’s Theater of Terror and Classic Cuts on SCRM Radio, which is a 24/7/365 internet radio station available online at scrmradio.com.
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Publisher
Lost Hollow Books
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Published on
Apr 15, 2019
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Pages
360
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ISBN
9781938271465
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Horror
Fiction / Occult & Supernatural
Fiction / Thrillers / Supernatural
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