“The Lake” by Tananarive Due, tells the story of Abbie LeFleur, a lifetime Bostonian who hides her scales, webbed feet, and an incredible hunger for people. She’s relocated to Graceville to start her life anew when she sets her eyes on a young student in her English class.
This story is featured in the upcoming monster anthology Monster’s Corner, out from St. Martin’s Press on September 27th. You can download a a free ebook version of this story here or wherever ebooks are sold. Check out who else is gathered in the Monster’s Corner on Facebook.
Keep an eye on Tor.com next week for more monster tales and read what we’re doing in the future for All Hallow’s Read.