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What is The Best of the Best? - 16 May 2018

What is The Best of the Best?

The Welsh Books Council are in search of just that. For the best in Welsh language children and young adult literature throughout the years so that it can be shared with today's audience.

Wales Book of the Year Short List 2018 - 11 May 2018

Wales Book of the Year Short List 2018

After many months reading through Wales' literary offerings from 2017, two independent judging panels have chosen their 9-strong Short Lists for both the English and Welsh-language Wales Book of the Year Awards 2018.

Aberystwyth at the heart of this year's winner - 10 May 2018

Aberystwyth at the heart of this year's winner

Author Hayley Long wins the Tir na n-Og children's literature award for YA title.

A special chatty club for Welsh learners by the publishers of the Amdani Series - 1 May 2018

A special chatty club for Welsh learners by the publishers of the Amdani Series

A fun evening for Welsh learners will be held by the publishers of the Amdani Series, on Wednesday, May 9 - at the Quins Club, Carmarthen, starting at 19.30.

Hwyl Llandeilo Litfest - 23 Apr 2018

Hwyl Llandeilo Litfest

Llandeilo town will host some top talent for the Award winning  Hwyl Llandeilo Litfest,  26-29 April. For the second time the small town will be a platform for writers, poets, artists, comedians and musicians.

Learning Welsh? Would love to read Welsh? Then give it a go! - 9 Apr 2018

Learning Welsh? Would love to read Welsh? Then give it a go!

The Welsh Books Council is very pleased to announce that a new and exciting series of reading books aimed at adults learning Welsh will be published shortly  –  Cyfres Amdani.

Announcing the 2018 Tir na n-Og Awards Shortlist - 26 Mar 2018

Announcing the 2018 Tir na n-Og Awards Shortlist

The Welsh Books Council has announced the titles on the shortlist of the prestigious Tir na n-Og Awards 2018, presented annually by the Council to honour original work by authors and illustrators of children's books in Welsh and English.

LEGO Books in Welsh: Barod am Antur! and Anifeiliaid Anwes - 19 Mar 2018

LEGO Books in Welsh: Barod am Antur! and Anifeiliaid Anwes

Do you have a child that's fascinated with LEGO? These adaptations of LEGO books provide creativity, colour and education to all children.

Small Books - Big Stoires - Wales' Quick Reads 2018 Titles Available Now - 1 Mar 2018

Small Books - Big Stoires - Wales' Quick Reads 2018 Titles Available Now

As many as one in six adults struggle to read, and one of the main aims of Quick Reads is to encourage those reticent readers to pick up a book and give it a go. These short but compelling books, packed with big stories, are the perfect way to develop a love of reading.

Share a Story on World Book Day - 26 Feb 2018

Share a Story on World Book Day

Celebrate Stories. Love Reading. How will you celebrate.

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