Writer

Hannah Whaley is a writer and award-winning children’s author based in Scotland. Hannah works in academic library management and holds an MBA from Durham University and an MLitt in Writing Practice and Study from Dundee University, both with Distinction. She is General Editor for Dundee University Review of the Arts. Hannah’s debut children’s book Webster’s Email won Writing Magazine’s SP Book of the Year in 2015, the first time a children’s book has been awarded the overall title. In 2020, Hannah was awarded the Gavin Wallace Memorial Prize by the University of Dundee and her creative writing has featured in print literary magazines and anthologies, an online collection of writing, and public exhibition in Scotland. Most recently, Hannah was the Managing Editor and a contributor for These Windows, an anthology of writing and art created in collaboration with the V&A Museum Dundee (published by The Voyage Out Press June 2021).