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The Welsh Books Council at the National Eisteddfod - 1 Aug 2014

The Welsh Books Council at the National Eisteddfod

Call in to the Welsh Books Council's stand at the National Eisteddfod, 2-9 August.

Let Your Kids Loose in the Library this Summer! - 16 Jul 2014

Let Your Kids Loose in the Library this Summer!

Mythical Maze is here! Let your children get caught up in an epic adventure in their local library over the summer holidays with the Summer Reading Challenge 2014!

Pink Mist by Owen Sheers is the 2014 Wales Book of the Year - 11 Jul 2014

Pink Mist by Owen Sheers is the 2014 Wales Book of the Year

On Thursday 10 July Literature Wales announced that  Pink Mist  by Owen Sheers had been named Wales Book of the Year 2014.

Which Welsh books are best? - 4 Jul 2014

Which Welsh books are best?

Bookworms will be delighted with a special edition of S4C's Pethe series focusing on the best books from Wales, broadcast from the Wales Book of The Year Ceremony 2014.

Young Readers Take Over Arts Centre - 1 Jul 2014

Young Readers Take Over Arts Centre

Hundreds of children from 30 schools across Wales took over the Arts Centre in Aberystwyth for two days of eager competing last week. It was the national round of Darllen Dros Gymru, the Welsh Books Council’s Welsh-language books competition for primary schools in Wales. All pupils were competing for a number of prestigious awards by discussing books and performing short dramatic presentations based on titles they had read.

Producing a film to publicise a book - 26 Jun 2014

Producing a film to publicise a book

Caernarfon based publishers and printers, Gwasg y Bwthyn, have produced a short film to publicise a new Welsh language novel,  Miwsig Moss Morgan.

Broad Haven Primary School Crowned BookSlam Champions - 20 Jun 2014

Broad Haven Primary School Crowned BookSlam Champions

A team of avid readers from Broad Haven Primary School, Pembrokeshire, was recently crowned the 2014 Champions of BookSlam, the Welsh Books Council’s annual reading competition for children.

Dinefwr Literature Festival 2014 - 19 Jun 2014

Dinefwr Literature Festival 2014

Dinefwr Literature Festival is a celebration of words, music and landscape - it was held 20-22 June at Dinefwr Park and Castle.

Welsh books supplement - 17 Jun 2014

Welsh books supplement

The Welsh-language books supplement for Summer 2014 is now available.

Carmarthenshire local poetry - 4 Jun 2014

Carmarthenshire local poetry

Beirdd Bro Eisteddfod Sir Gâr  (Cyhoeddiadau Barddas) will be launched at Carmarthen Football Club, Thursday, 19 June.

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