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Welsh Books Council

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This website is being developed by the Welsh Books Council as a comprehensive source of information about the book industry. Pages will be added regularly and existing information will be augmented and kept up-to-date. If you would like to suggest new topics for inclusion or if you wish to post details of your own business, please contact us. 

On the Welsh Books Council's corporate website www.books.wales you will find full details of our services and campaings and our www.gwales.com website allows you to search for information about books from Wales, and order securely online should you so wish.

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Premier League Writing Stars Poetry Competition

Premier League Writing Stars Poetry Competition - 14 Nov 2018

Casia Wiliam, Bardd Plant Cymru, joins Rio Ferdinand, Olly Murs, Lauren Child and Joseph Coelho on the judging panel for the Premier League Writing Stars poetry competition.

Gŵyl Lyfrau Aberaeron Book Festival

Gŵyl Lyfrau Aberaeron Book Festival - 26 Oct 2018

The first Gŵyl Lyfrau Aberaeron Book Festival is to be held at Aberaeron Memorial Hall over the weekend of 3rd & 4th November.

Magical Christmas adventure story from Catherine Fisher longlisted for Blue Peter Book Awards 2019

Magical Christmas adventure story from Catherine Fisher longlisted for Blue Peter Book Awards 2019 - 25 Oct 2018

A magical middle-grade story of snow and stars from acclaimed author Catherine Fisher has been long-listed for the Blue Peter Book Awards 2019 in the Best Story category.

Honouring a Children's Author - The Mary Vaughan Jones Award 2018

Honouring a Children's Author - The Mary Vaughan Jones Award 2018 - 24 Oct 2018

The contribution of the late Gareth F. Williams to literature for children and young people will be celebrated with the 2018 Mary Vaughan Jones Award.

Tŷ Newydd Courses 2019

Tŷ Newydd Courses 2019 - 11 Oct 2018

Explore your creativity in Wales' Year of Discovery.