Image copyright Getty Images Hafsa Zayyan and Monika Radojevic have both been announced as the co-winners of Stormzy’s first #Merky Books New Writers’ Prize. They will get a publishing contract with #Merky Books and be represented by The Good Literary Agency. The competition, which launched earlier this year, was open to aspiring writers between the…

Scott Cranfield has written a series of books with the aim of helping children talk about their mental health. The author of The Wise Bear books has been visiting primary schools around London to read to 5-11 year-olds. His method also involves interaction and mindfulness activities to encourage the pupils to be open about their…