Welsh Books Council


Local bookshops arrangements - UPDATE - January 2021 - 8 Jan 2021

Independent booksellers across Wales continue to take orders online, over the phone or click-and-collect where possible.

Books Council offices and Distribution Centre - 23 Dec 2020

Our offices and Distribution Centre will close its doors on Wednesday afternoon, 23 December and will re-open on Monday, 4 January 2021.

Children's Story Writing Contest - 16 Dec 2020

The Books Council of Wales is delighted to support a story writing competition for Welsh primary school pupils organised by BBC Radio Cymru.

Huw Aaron's cartoons to raise a smile on World Book Day 2021 - 30 Nov 2020

The Books Council of Wales is delighted to announce that Huw Aaron is the author of the new £1 Welsh-language book being published for World Book Day 2021.

Remembering Jan Morris 1926–2020 - 23 Nov 2020

On 20 November 2020, Wales lost one of its great literary figures following the death of Jan Morris at the age of 94.