I’m Matthew Blakstad. I write pacy, character-driven fiction that explores the impact of technology on how we live and who we are. My books include Sockpuppet, a riotous thriller for the internet age, Fallen Angel, its explosive prequel, and now Lucky Ghost – a conspiracy thriller for an world that prefers conspiracies to facts.

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Books I’ve written and work-in-progress. 
Sockpuppet, Lucky Ghost and Fallen Angel are out now from Hodder & Stoughton.

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