News

The latest News from the book trade in Wales

View RSS

Learn Welsh - Have a Go! - 28 Aug 2014

Learn Welsh - Have a Go!

The Welsh Books Council has published a brand new catalogue of books and resources to help those who are  learning Welsh.

The National Eisteddfod's winning literary entries - 8 Aug 2014

The National Eisteddfod's winning literary entries

The annual adjudications of the National Eisteddfod,  Cyfansoddiadau a Beirniadaethau, are now available.

Literary Medal 2014 - 6 Aug 2014

Literary Medal 2014

The winner of the Literary Medal at the 2014 National Eisteddfod is Lleucu Roberts, author of  Saith Oes Efa.

Daniel Owen Memorial Prize 2014 - 5 Aug 2014

Daniel Owen Memorial Prize 2014

The winner of the Daniel Owen Memorial Prize for 2014 is Lleucu Roberts for her novel,  Rhwng Edafedd.

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.

Page 1 of 53
<<<12345678910>>>

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