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Publishing the Rosser Report into Welsh-language Books for Children and Young People - 1 Dec 2017

Following their Annual Meeting in Aberystwyth yesterday (Thursday, 30 November), the Welsh Books Council are pleased to share the final report produced by Dr Siwan Rosser of the School of Welsh, Cardiff University, on her Survey of Welsh-language Books for Children and Young People which she conducted earlier this year.

Summer Reading Challenge 2017 - 30 Nov 2017

Summer Reading Challenge 2017: The Reading Agency and libraries announce increased participation for Animal Agents as Beano theme announced for 2018.

Season's Readings – A new pop-up shop is opening in Machynlleth - 20 Nov 2017

A new pop-up shop is opening in the market town of Machynlleth this week.  Llyfrau @52 Stryd Maengwyn  will open its doors on Saturday (18 November) and will provide readers with a feast of books for Christmas.

Wales Book of the Year 2017: A hat trick for debut novelist, Alys Conran - 14 Nov 2017

Wales Book of the Year 2017: A hat trick for debut novelist, Alys Conran

At a glittering awards ceremony this evening in Cardiff, Literature Wales announced that  Pigeon  by  Alys Conran  is the winner of Wales Book of the Year 2017.

Welsh Bookshop Week (20-24 November) - 14 Nov 2017

Welsh Bookshop Week (20-24 November)

As part of Welsh Bookshops Week, Radio Cymru will broadcast live from a number of bookshops throughout Wales from 20-24 November.

Merch ar-lein Available NOW! - 27 Oct 2017

Merch ar-lein Available NOW!

Have you seen Zoella on YouTube? Have you read her book  Girl Online?

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

Literature Wales Announces the Wales Book of the Year Short List 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 - 29 Sep 2017

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

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? - 28 Sep 2017

Still Remembering T. Llew Jones?

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 - 20 Sep 2017

Celebrating National Poetry Day on September 24

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

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