Student awarded by the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators

17 January 2018

Congratulations to student Matthew Olson-Roy (MSt Creative Writing) whose excerpt from his novel, The Spy Who Grounded Me, has been selected as a winning entry in The Undiscovered Voices 2018 Anthology.

The Undiscovered Voices 2018 Anthology features the talent of eleven writers and twelve illustrators whose work is judged as an up-and-coming voice in the world of books for teens and children. The Anthology is published by The Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators (SCBWI), the only international professional organisation dedicated to serving people who share a vital interest in children’s literature, magazines, film, television and/or multimedia.

Matthew Olson-Roy’s fiction debut, the short story ‘Our Monstrous Family‘, appeared in The 3288 Review. He lives in Luxembourg with his husband and their two children.