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Matt Bendoris is a feature writer and novelist who was shortlisted for the Bloody Scotland Crime Book of the Year Award 2015 for his second novel, DM For Murder (Contraband). He won the Arts and Entertainment Journalist of the Year Award at the Scottish Press Awards for 2016. Matt has been a journalist for more than 25 years, starting as a pop columnist for the Glasgow Guardian and working for the Daily Record, and for The Sun and Mirror in London, before returning to The Scottish Sun in 1996. Matt has also ghost-written two celebrity autobiographies. He lives near Glasgow with his wife, Amanda, who is a nurse, and their two children. His third novel, WickedLeaks, will be released in 2016.