Matthew Corbett is the protagonist of a series of historical fiction/horror novels by American author Robert McCammon. The series is set in the late 17th century and into the early 18th century. Matthew Corbett is the assistant of magistrate Isaac Woodward.


Robert R. McCammon is an American novelist of horror novels. McCammon was a major name in horror fiction during its boom period, but went into a depression following the novel Gone South and would not come out with another novel until Speaks the Nightbird in 2002.