Greg Ruth


GREG RUTH has been working in comics since 1993 and has published work forThe New York Times, DC Comics, Paradox Press, Fantagraphics Books, Caliber Comics, Dark Horse Comics and The Matrix, Harper Collins, Hyperion, Macmillan and Simon and Schuster. He has shown his paintings in New York, Houston, and Baltimore, and he also exhibited a series of murals at New York's Grand Central Terminal in 2002 and a new subway poster for 2011. He has also helped craft music videos for Rob Thomas, and Prince, childrens pictures books including, Our Enduring Spirit (with President Barack Obama), A Pirate's Guide to First Grade (with James Preller) and Red Kite, Blue Kite (with Ji Li Jiang), and many illustrated novels. Greg lives and works in Western Massachusetts.

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Each stop on our blog tour offered an exclusive piece of art from the book. Click on the thumbnails below to view the full-sized illustrations.

See multiple cover sketches and read all about the cover process at Melissa Walker's blog.

Dig the wendigo? Check out the evolution of a monster at Martha Brockenbrough's blog.

All images © 2010 Greg Ruth




Chapter 1         Chapter 6

Chapter 8         Chapter 9

Chapter 12         Chapter 14


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