Agent:  Conrad Williams


Matthew Richardson was born in 1990 and studied English at Durham University and Merton College, Oxford. He has worked as a freelance journalist and a speechwriter in Westminster writing pieces for a wide variety of publications, including The TimesSunday Times, Daily Telegraph and New Statesman. In 2015, he was signed by Penguin in a three-book deal. His debut novel, My Name is Nobody, was published last year to critical acclaim.