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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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Dawn Ymadrodd - a journey through the Welsh Language...

Dawn Ymadrodd - a journey through the Welsh Language... - 28 Jul 2016

The Wealth and Charm of the Welsh Language is explored in this new book published by Gomer Press.

 

A collection of Welsh wartime songs….

A collection of Welsh wartime songs…. - 28 Jul 2016

A unique collection of Welsh songs from the First World War will be launched at the National Eisteddfod this year. The author, Meic Birtwistle, along with Welsh folk singer and harpist Siân James, will present  Rhyfelgan  in a special event at the Tŷ Gwerin on Wednesday, 3 August at 3pm.

Gwyn Thomas Memorial Fund

Gwyn Thomas Memorial Fund - 27 Jul 2016

Gwyn Thomas Memorial Fund established in honour of a national treasure who died in April.

Dargau Tost - Cerddi Aber-fan by Christine James and E. Wyn James

Dargau Tost - Cerddi Aber-fan by Christine James and E. Wyn James - 26 Jul 2016

Cyhoeddiadau Barddas will be launching their new title  Dagrau Tost - Cerddi Aber-fan  at this year's National Eisteddfod.

And the winner is... Announcing the Wales Book of the Year Winner 2016

And the winner is... Announcing the Wales Book of the Year Winner 2016 - 22 Jul 2016

Wales Book of the Year 2016: A hat-trick for Thomas Morris' debut collection  We Don't Know What We're Doing.