"Not content with writing some of the best comic books on the shelves, Matthew Sturges has turned his amazing talents to prose fiction and the results are masterful. His prose work reminds me of Guy Gavriel Kay crossed with the audacity of Zelazny at his best." --Bill Willingham, Eisner award-winning author of Fables
"With the publication of Midwinter, readers are about to discover what comic fans have learned over the past few years, and what I've known longer than any of you--namely, that Matt Sturges is one of the most talented writers working today." --Chris Roberson, award-winning author of Three Unbroken and End of the Century --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Matthew Sturges's works include the comic book series House of Mystery, Shadowpact, Salvation Run, Countdown to Mystery, Blue Beetle, and the Eisner Award-nominated Jack of Fables, cowritten with Bill Willingham. His short stories have been published on RevolutionSF and in the anthology Live without a Net. He lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and two daughters.
Being a fan of Fables, it was a no Brainerd that I would read Matt Sturges' first novel. Midwinter is a mixture of common fantasy story structures while managing to add in New and... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Lord Akiyama
I picked it up on a whim because I liked the cover (yes that is how I judged my book this week) and it did not disappoint. Read morePublished 23 months ago by John Mark
"Midwinter" by, Matthew Sturges
In the land of Faerie a war is brewing between the Seelie and the Unseelie courts. Read more
This was a good story with a lot of interesting little details for my imagination to hang onto. He's a witty writer, many of the exchanges were quite humorous. Read morePublished on April 19, 2013 by January
Mathew Sturges is a great new fantasy writer and I will be eagerly awaiting his books. Actually I read this book after the one that comes after it, The Office of Shadows, and the... Read morePublished on April 3, 2011 by mike allen
The idea of this book is phenomenal, but the execution... not so much. The author acts as if we were all born in Faery and know exactly what he's talking about. Read morePublished on September 24, 2010 by Melissa A. Crockett
I was familiar with Sturges from his comics-related work so I knew I could expect a decent tale. While not a complete homerun it was a good, solid double. Read morePublished on August 30, 2010 by Wade Warren
I'm one of those readers who really wanted to like Midwinter. The premise and plot are fairly good. Read morePublished on August 29, 2010 by Antony Chow
I've started this book twice, that's how much I wanted to like it, but sadly I do not. Chris McGrath's haunting cover did more to draw me into the story then most of what I've... Read morePublished on April 12, 2010 by Gail Reed