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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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Announcing the Wales Book of the Year 2019 Judges

Announcing the Wales Book of the Year 2019 Judges - 17 Apr 2019

Literature Wales is pleased to announce this year's judging panel.

Campaign to get Wales Reading - 28 Mar 2019

Breaking down barriers with Quick Reads

The 2019 Quick Reads titles in Wales, published by Y Lolfa and Rily Publications, are to be launched by the Minister for Education Kirsty Williams AM, at the Norwegian Church in Cardiff Bay, on Tuesday, 30 April.

Announcing the 2019 Tir na n-Og Children's Literature Awards Shortlist

Announcing the 2019 Tir na n-Og Children's Literature Awards Shortlist - 11 Mar 2019

A variety to inspire readers of all kinds

Welsh and Welsh Interest books for sale at the Welsh Emporium in London - 6 Mar 2019

Books in Welsh and English will be available to purchase from the Welsh Books Council’s pop up stall at this year’s Welsh Emporium event in London. The event, which celebrates the craftsmanship, products and skills of Welsh companies, will be held at the London Welsh Centre on 10 March 2019, from 11am to 5pm. The Welsh Books Council pop-up is arranged in conjunction with the National Library of Wales.

Apprentice helping the Books Council

Apprentice helping the Books Council - 6 Mar 2019

The Books Council takes pride in our apprenticeship scheme and how it has not only helped our apprentice, Lewis, but also how Lewis has helped us to grow.