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A Raid over Berlin - a miraculous True-life Second World War Survival Story - 17 Sep 2018

A Raid over Berlin - a miraculous True-life Second World War Survival Story

96-year-old Lancaster Bomber John Martin to receive a copy of his secretly-published memoir,  A Raid over Berlin  on BBC1's The One Show.

Honouring a Children's Author - The Mary Vaughan Jones Award 2018 - 17 Sep 2018

Honouring a Children's Author - The Mary Vaughan Jones Award 2018

The contribution of the late Gareth F. Williams to literature for children and young people will be celebrated with the 2018 Mary Vaughan Jones Award.

Annonuncing a Scheme to Nurture a New Generation of Authors and Illustrators of Children's Books - 6 Sep 2018

The Welsh Books Council is delighted to announce that it will be holding a pioneering course for authors and illustrators of books for children aged between 3 and 7 years, in conjunction with Literature Wales, in an effort to fill the shelves of bookshops with original Welsh publications for children.

Literature Wales Writers' Bursaries 2019 - 15 Aug 2018

Literature Wales has recently announced that the next round of Bursaries and Mentoring is now open for submission. The schemes are open to emerging and experienced writers alike.

Literary Medal 2018 - 8 Aug 2018

Literary Medal 2018

Manon Steffan Ros has been awarded the Literary Medal at the 2018 National Eisteddfod for her novel, 'Llyfr Glas Nebo'.

Daniel Owen Memorial Prize 2018 - 7 Aug 2018

Daniel Owen Memorial Prize 2018

The winner of the Daniel Owen Memorial Prize for 2018 is Mari Williams for her novel, Ysbryd yr Oes.

Wynne Evans launches his biography for Welsh learners at the Royal Welsh Show - 17 Jul 2018

Wynne Evans launches his biography for Welsh learners at the Royal Welsh Show

An event to launch the biography of the famous singer, Wynne Evans, will be held on the Wales YFC Stage at the Royal Welsh Show on Thursday, 26 July, to start at 13.30.

Summer Reading Challenge 2018 - 16 Jul 2018

Summer Reading Challenge 2018

Mischief Managed at Merthyr Central Library as Cabinet Secretary for Education launches the 2018 Summer Reading Challenge.

What is The Best of the Best? - 9 Jul 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.

Robert Minhinnick wins the 2018 Wales Book of the Year Award - 27 Jun 2018

Robert Minhinnick wins the 2018 Wales Book of the Year Award for his "powerful and political" collection,  Diary of the Last Man.

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