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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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Literature Wales Announces the Wales Book of the Year Short List 2017

Literature Wales Announces the Wales Book of the Year Short List 2017 - 10 Oct 2017

After many months reading, meeting and debating, the Wales Book of the Year judges have chosen their nine-strong list of favourites from the books published in 2016, and Literature Wales is delighted to announce that the English-language Short List 2017.

Welsh Books Council's 'Tales on the Rails' Shortlisted for National Community Rail Award

Welsh Books Council's 'Tales on the Rails' Shortlisted for National Community Rail Award - 29 Sep 2017

The Welsh Books Council are very excited to announce that their entry, Tales on the Rails, has been shortlisted in this year's Association of Community Rail Partnerships (ACoRP) Community Rail Awards, in the category of Involving Children and Young People.

Still Remembering T. Llew Jones?

Still Remembering T. Llew Jones? - 28 Sep 2017

Do the stories and poems still attract young readers? It's almost two years since the centenary celebrations of the poet and author T. Llew Jones when we were reminded of his influence on generations of young readers. 

Celebrating National Poetry Day on September 24

Celebrating National Poetry Day on September 24 - 20 Sep 2017

Pupils from Ysgol Dyffryn Cledlyn in Ceredigion will have the perfect company on National Poetry Day on September 24.  

What makes Welsh Exiles Return to Wales?

What makes Welsh Exiles Return to Wales? - 11 Sep 2017

A book written by author and returning Welsh exile Peter Daniels, and published this week, is a celebration of Welshness and Welsh people.