Services

Much of the Books Council’s work is devoted to providing the publishing trade with basic services.

Children's Books Promotion

Children's Books Promotions

The Children's Books Department offers a range of activities including book competitions, a book club, awards and prizes as well as services to schools.

Distribution

Distribution

The Books Council of Wales's Distribution Centre provides a wholesale distribution service for the book trade in Wales. Its purpose-built Centre houses an extensive stock of Welsh-language books and Welsh books in English.

Sales & Information

Sales & Information

The Sales and Information Team is responsible for promoting books from Wales. The Council's Sales Representatives regularly visit bookshops, Schools and Libraries throughout Wales.

Editing

Editing

The Editorial Department provides services to publishers in Wales and deals with approximately 175 manuscripts annually, in both English and Welsh.

Design

Design

The Design Department offers a design service to publishers in Wales. Every year some 100 different titles are dealt with by the Department.

Gwales

Books from Wales on-line

gwales.com

Welsh Book Trade Info

The Welsh Books Council's information resource for the book trade.

Welsh Book Trade Info