Two quotes at the start of Floaters set the tone perfectly for the story which follows:
America is not a young land: it is old and dirty and evil. Before the settlers, before the Indians…The evil was there…Waiting. — William S. Burroughs
Beware; for I am fearless, and therefore powerful. — Mary Shelly, Frankenstein
Kelli Owen’s new book starts out looking like a police procedural involving flood waters causing a riverside graveyard to lose a number of its residents, including several Native Americans. It’s all fairly straightforward, until BAM…tentacles.