Stefan Mohamed is an author, performing poet and sometime journalist. He graduated from Kingston University in 2010 with a first class degree in creative writing and film studies, and later that year won the inaugural Sony Reader Award, a category of the Dylan Thomas Prize, for his novel Bitter Sixteen. The Bitter Sixteen Trilogy (Bitter Sixteen, Ace of Spiders and Stanly's Ghost) and a standalone novel Falling Leaves are out now from Salt Publishing.