The top 10 young writers’ stories

June 11, 2018

The top 10 authors in our National Young Writers’ Awards are here! One of them will go on to be crowned the National Young Writer of 2018 – who will it be?

We won’t beat around the bush; we’re delighted to reveal the authors of the top 10 stories (in no particular order) – very well done to all of you!

  • Serena Cowan, age 7, from London
  • Miller Brennan, age 8, from Birmingham
  • Emilia Coe, age 4, from East Sussex
  • Karan Abrol, age 9, from London
  • Melissa Rosa, age 14, from West Sussex
  • Alba Searle, age 11, from Wokingham
  • Mia Falatoori, age 8, from London
  • Daisy Oakley, age 10, from Cheltenham
  • Sumayya Dewji, age 7, from Croydon
  • Edward Adams, age 12, from London

You can read all their hero-inspired stories in a booklet to showcase all the amazing writing – download it here!

READ TOP 10 STORIES

David Walliams has the tricky task this year of selecting the National Young Writer of the Year from all of these dazzling young authors, which will be announced on 18th June. Keep an eye on our website and social media to get the latest news!

Discover more interesting posts from our blog


A wonderful working week!

April 22, 2014

During the last week of March, our Creative Writing groups across the centres in the UK performed the plays they had been working on as part of their Play Scripts course....

Read this post

Meet the National Young Writer of 2018!

June 18, 2018

Congratulations to 8-year-old Mia Falatoori from Churchfields Junior School in London who has been crowned the winner of our National Young Writers’ Awards 2018! The...

Read this post