Matt Beaumont

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Matthew Beaumont is a British novelist[1] and former copywriter.

Beaumont made his debut in 2000 with the comic novel, e. The Novel of Liars, Lunch and Lost Knickers, which consists entirely of e-mails composed by the staff of one advertising office. A recent example of an epistolary novel, it is generally recognised as one of the first e-mail novels.[2]

For the BBC, Beaumont created the storyline of the alternate reality game, Jamie Kane (2005).[3][4]

Beaumont is married to novelist Maria Beaumont. They have two children and live in London.

Not to be confused with Matthew Beaumont, Senior Lecturer in English at University College London. Nor is he to be confused with Matthew Beaumont, Founder of the customer experience event business The CX Society.


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  1. ^ "Matthew Beaumont Biography". HarperCollins. Retrieved 8 February 2007. 
  2. ^ Forshaw, Barry. "e: A Novel (Paperback)". Retrieved 9 February 2007. 
  3. ^ "Jamie Kane". BBC. Archived from the original on 13 August 2006. Retrieved 8 February 2007. 
  4. ^ "BBC Plans A Mainstream ARG for UK Audience". deaddrop. Retrieved 14 August 2005. [dead link]

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