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Tales on the Rails! - 21 Mar 2017

Tales on the Rails!

This April, the Welsh Books Council are organising an Author Tour with a difference as part of their successful  @LlyfrDaFabBooks  scheme. Past events have included school visits by authors such as Siân Lewis, Griff Rowland and Dan Anthony, but this time pupils will meet the author whilst on a train journey!

New Publications on the Welsh Books Council App! - 16 Mar 2017

New Publications on the Welsh Books Council App!

CAA Cymru (Educational Resource Publisher) has recently launched a new series of aps, 'Moli a Meg' and 'Jac a Jes' on the  Welsh Books Council App.

2017 Tir na n-Og Awards Shortlist Announced - 8 Mar 2017

TITLES THAT MARK A CHILD'S READING JOURNEY FROM INFANCY TO YOUTH. The Welsh Books Council has announced the titles on the shortlist of the prestigious Tir na n-Og Awards 2017.

New Book Celebrating Painter Thomas Jones of Pencerrig - 6 Mar 2017

New Book Celebrating Painter Thomas Jones of Pencerrig

Thomas Jones of Pencerrig - artist, traveller, country squire  by Richard Veasey is the full-length biography of the eighteenth-century landscape painter and seeks to draw together the different threads of his life.

Melinau Gwlân/ Woollen Mills of Wales - 1 Mar 2017

Melinau Gwlân/ Woollen Mills of Wales

It is St David's Day and Gomer Press have published a new book that celebrates the iconic woollen mills of Wales  -  Melinau Gwlân/ Woollen Mills of Wales.

World Book Day's 'Biggest Book Show on Earth' Huge Success at Memo Arts. Barry - 1 Mar 2017

World Book Day 2017’s The Biggest Book Show on Earth tour, had a successful stop at Memo Arts Centre, Barry today in celebration of World Book Day’s 20th anniversary

Do Something Booky to Celebrate World Book Day 20! Celebrate Stories. Love Reading. - 24 Feb 2017

2017 marks a fantastic twenty years of World Book Day celebrations in the UK, which are to be held this year on Thursday, 2 March. There will be a variety of events across Wales on this day to mark the special occasion – the largest annual celebration of books and reading in the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Rily Publications celebrating St. Davids Day - 20 Feb 2017

Rily Publications celebrating St. Davids Day

Rily Publications are celebrating St. Davids Day by launching 3 new factual books for children in Welsh!

Llandaff North Festival - Bookfest 2017 - 16 Feb 2017

Llandaff North Festival - Bookfest 2017

Llandaff North Festival is to hold its first ever events for bibliophiles, bookworms and book lovers of all ages, with BookFest  -  a book festival to coincide with two big dates. On Tues, Feb 28th the local library Hyb officially opens its doors and Thursday 2nd March is World Book Day 2017.

The Truth Behind Saint David of Wales Revealed in new book - 14 Feb 2017

The Truth Behind Saint David of Wales Revealed in new book

In Pursuit of Saint David  by historian Gerald Morgan follows the life of Saint David, looking at how the myths and traditions that surround the historical figure have come to be and how he eventually became such an important part of Welsh history.

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