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The New Watcher is a prose short story of Tales of the Slayer book series. Written by Kristine Kathryn Rusch, it was originally published on December 17, 2002 by Simon Pulse.


Pauline Francis Bernard is passing herself off as a man under the name of Frankie Massey, in order to enlist in the Union army. Her Watcher is long dead, and a new Watcher arrives in her division in search of the Slayer. Her general has secretly known that Frankie is a woman, but wants her on his side. He devises a plan to exterminate the vampires plaguing the war-torn South, and allows the Watcher and Frankie to go their own way.


  • The events of this story take place in the year of 1864 in Atlanta, Georgia.

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