The Fear of Winter by S.C. Sterling

The Fear of Winter

The Fear Of #1

S.C. Sterling

220 pages first pub 2023 (editions)

fiction crime mystery thriller dark mysterious tense medium-paced


On a frigid December night, Megan Floyd vanishes from the mountain town of Fraser, Colorado. The extensive search provides no answers and as attention of her disappearance fades, the case goes cold. Her father, Tom Floyd, is forced to confront his...

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dark 100%
mysterious 66%
tense 66%
adventurous 33%
challenging 33%
emotional 33%


medium 66%
fast 33%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 66% | Plot: 33%

Strong character development?

No: 66% | It's complicated: 33%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 100%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

It's complicated: 66% | Yes: 33%

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