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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.

Love Reading? Wales's Quick Reads 2017 Titles Launched on Valentine's Day! - 8 Feb 2017

Love Reading? Wales's Quick Reads 2017 Titles Launched on Valentine's Day!

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 are the perfect way to start a love affair with reading.

Abermandraw - Welsh Book of the Month, February 2017 - 3 Feb 2017

Abermandraw - Welsh Book of the Month, February 2017

In his first volume of prose, Rhys Iorwerth introduces us to the fictional Welsh town of Abermandraw  and some of its fascinating characters.

Readers are Having a Taste for Welsh-langauge Books - 30 Jan 2017

Readers are Having a Taste for Welsh-langauge Books

The Welsh Books Council has received a very encouraging report from a survey conducted by Beaufort Research into the reading habits of Welsh speakers.

'The 100 Must See' Places in Wales REVISITED - 30 Jan 2017

'The 100 Must See' Places in Wales REVISITED

Y Lolfa as published a new edition of its bestselling guide book to the must see places in Wales.

BIG BOOK SALE - 24 Jan 2017

BIG BOOK SALE

Children's Book Sale  –  50% off and more on children's and YA books!

Annual Stock Take - 20 Jan 2017

The Welsh Books Council Distribution Centre will be undertaking their annual stocktake this week, and all Gwales orders placed after midday on Friday, 20 January will be dealt with on Wednesday, 25 January. This does not affect eBook orders.

Welsh Wine Merchants win prestigious Food Award - 18 Jan 2017

Welsh Wine Merchants win prestigious Food Award

Rarebit and Rioja - Recipes and wine tales from Wales  by Dylan and Llinos Rowlands of Gwin Dylanwad Wine, Dolgellau, has been declared the national British winner in its category, Best Food and Wine at the 2017 Gourmand Awards.

The Hills of Wales shortlisted for Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year - 18 Jan 2017

The Hills of Wales shortlisted for Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year

A book about  The Hills of Wales  by Jim Perrin has been shortlisted for the Stanford Dolman Travel Book of the Year.

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