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People/Characters: Matthew

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Above by Leah Bobet
Airs & Graces by Erica James
All Grown Up by Jami Attenberg
Along Came You by B.K. Wright
Amy by Linda Sole
The Ancient Magus' Bride Official Guide Book Merkmal by Kore YamazakiMina's worried husband
The Ancient Magus' Bride Supplement I by Kore YamazakiMina's worried husband
The Ancient Magus' Bride, Vol. 2: Great Power Comes at a Price... by Kore YamazakiMina's worried husband
Angel of My Own by Beth Roberts
The Art of Seducing a Naked Werewolf by Molly Harper
Ascension by Felicity Heaton
The Bait of Satan: Living Free From the Deadly Trap of Offense by John Bevere
Betwixt and Between by Jessica Stilling
Big Billionaires' Club #1: Punishing Matthew by Robyn Hunter
The Boy Who Ate Stars by Kochka
Cabello (Volume 1) by Grea Alexander
The Case for Easter by Lee Strobel
The Cat Burglar (Petsitters Club) by Tessa Krailing
Claire de Lune by Christine Johnson
The Cloud Catchers by Ursula Holden
The Day is Dark by Yrsa Sigurðardóttir
Deadkidsongs by Toby Litt
Deloume Road by Matthew Hooton
The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell
The Dominant Wife by Kitty Williams
The Edge of Light by Ann Shorey
An Enchanted Season [Anthology 4-in-1] by Maggie Shayne"Melting Frosty"
Escape From Hell! by Hal Duncannot in English Common Knowledge
The Expositor's Bible Commentary, volume 8: Matthew, Mark, Luke by Frank E. Gaebelein
Faerie After: Book 3 of the Bones of Faerie Trilogy by Janni Lee Simner
The Farseekers by Isobelle Carmody
Finnegans Wake by James Joyce
The Garden of Small Beginnings by Abbi Waxman
Ghost of a Chance by Kate Marsh
The Gold Mine: A Novel of Lean Turnaround by Freddy Ballé
A Hero for Dry Creek by Janet Tronstad
The Holy Innocents by Gilbert Adair
How the Light Gets In by Louise Penny
The Hustler (Anthology) by Ally BlueMatt
The Icon by Neil Olson
The Invasion of the Tearling by Erika Johansennot in English Common Knowledge
Jack's Talent by Maryann Cocca-Leffler
Kathryn Meyer Griffith's Spooky Short Stories: The Banshee and the Witch by Kathryn Meyer Griffith
I Kissed a Boy by Lori Perkins
The Learning Curve by Melissa Nathan
Learning to Fly by Dana Burkey
Letters of Note: An Eclectic Collection of Correspondence Deserving of a Wider Audience by Shaun Ushernot in English Common Knowledge
Looking for Jake and Other Stories by China Miéville
The Lovers by Vendela Vida
Matthew's Truck by Katherine Ayres
Mimosa by Syd McGinleyMatt
Missing Reels by Farran Smith Nehme
La noce d'Anna by Nathacha Appanah
Obernewtyn by Isobelle Carmody
Other People's Children by Joanna Trollope
Pearl of Great Price by Joseph Smith
Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff
Predator by Patricia Cornwellprints specialist for National Forensic Academy
A Presents Christmas Bundle (3-in-1) by Margaret Mayo
A Private Hunger by Sean Michael
Psyche Honor (Psyche Moon) (Volume 2) by Chrissie Buhr
Psyche Moon by Chrissie Buhr
Revelation: The Way it Happened by Lee Harmon
A Rogue of My Own by Johanna Lindsey
The Sandcastle Contest by Robert Munsch
Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
Scandal at the Dower House by Marina Oliver
Send Me An Angel by Alysha Ellis
Short Trips: The History of Christmas by Simon Guerrier
The Silent Tide by Rachel Hore
I Spit on Your Grave [1978 film] by Meir ZarchiRichard Pace
St. Agnes' Stand by Thomas Eidson
St. Dale by Sharyn McCrumb
Tab Bennett and the Inbetween (Princess of Twilight and Dawn, #1) by Jes Young
Techniques of Fantasy Art by Bruce Robertson
The Tenth Song by Naomi Ragen
The ties that bind by Lexi Landsman
Trolling for Love: A Reject Romance Short Story by J.D. Chambers
Vampires Not Invited by Cheyenne McCray
Wild Hearts by Susan Mallery
A Window Opens: A Novel by Elisabeth Egan
The World According to Bertie by Alexander McCall Smith

Character description

1.) According to the Christian Bible, Matthew the Apostle was one of Jesus's first 12 disciples. He is traditionally credited with writing "The Gospel of Matthew, normally the first book in the Christian testament.

Matthew the Apostle in Wikipedia

2.) In Nore Yamakazi's series The Ancient Magus' Bride, Matthew is the devoted husband of Mina, a frail young woman living some centuries before Chise. An alchemist comes to the village, and tells Matthew that cats really do have nine lives, and that by killing numerous cats, he can make a potion that will give Mina good health. The alchemist is not named at this time, but it is Cartaphilus. Mina is forced to drink the potion, but it destroys her. A distraught Matthew thinks that perhaps he can restore her by killing more cats, but he himself is killed by the King of the Cats. The two become a blight of evil, which the King seals at the cost of his life. In Chise's time, the seal is giving way. She is able to enter it, and Mina begs her to erase them and free them into the cycle of life and death, which she does.

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