Wales Literature Exchange Bookcase titles shortlisted for the Wales Book of the Year Award

Wales Literature Exchange Bookcase titles shortlisted for the Wales Book of the Year Award

Three of the titles selected to the Wales Literature Exchange Bookcase have been shortlisted for the 2017 Wales Book of the Year Award.

The 2017 Wales Book of the Year Award is presented to the best literary works published in 2016, in Welsh and in English, in three categories: ...more

Cynan Jones wins BBC National Short Story Award 2017

Cynan Jones, has won the BBC National Short Story Award 201.

The prize of £15,000 was awarded for his lyrical, tension-fuelled story titled ‘The Edge of the Shoal’. One of the judges, writer Jon McGregor, said: "It's an exhilarating, terrifying, and life-affirming read. A ...more

Parthian Books visit Shanghai and Beijing Book Fair

Welsh publisher, Parthian Books were amongst a delegation of European publishers who visited Shanghai and Beijing Book Fair at the end of August.  

The visit was organised by our sister organisation, Literature Across Frontiers, who ensured a tailored programme providing insight ...more

Cynan Jones shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017

Author Cynan Jones has been shortlisted for the BBC National Short Story Award 2017.

The award was established in 2005 to raise the profile of the short form. The winning author will receive £15,000, and four further shortlisted authors, £600 each.

This year's judges include ...more