Welsh Books Council


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.



Latest News

Books Council on the Hunt for the New 'Gruffalo' - 1 Nov 2019

The Books Council of Wales are launching a new competition with the Urdd for the 2020 Eisteddfod.

Wales Book of the Year 2020

Wales Book of the Year 2020 - 29 Oct 2019

Literature Wales announces a New Children & Young People's Category and Ceremony Location

Aberaeron Book Festival 1-3 Nov - 16 Oct 2019

Free event; Book Signings; Author Readings and more...

On your marks, get set, write:

On your marks, get set, write: - 3 Oct 2019

#Her100Cerdd is back to celebrate National Poetry Day

Welsh adaption of 'Mixed Emotions'

Welsh adaption of 'Mixed Emotions' - 23 Sep 2019

Rily Publications is about to publish an innovative Welsh-language book for children that introduces the basics of various underlying emotions, including anger, happiness, jealousy, fear and anxiety.