Dresden Files

Matthew Carpenter is the third child and second son of Michael and Charity Carpenter. He first appears in Death Masks.

In the series[]

Death Masks[]

In Death Masks, Harry Dresden sees Matthew return to the Carpenter home with Daniel Carpenter and Alicia Carpenter as he is leaving to prepare for a duel.[1]

Small Favor[]

In Small Favor, the Carpenter family and Harry Dresden are having a snowball fight when three gruffs attack. Molly veils Matthew and Alicia and they manage to retreat inside the house.[2]


  1. Death Masks, ch. 16
  2. Small Favor, ch. 1