• Robert Minhinnick’s latest novel ‘Nia’ longlisted for the RSL Ondaatje Prize.
  • From Wednesday 18 March the Seren office will be closed as we all negotiate the corona virus, but we continue to operate as usual. Staff will be working from home and available via email. Don't forget that all our books are available via our books pages. Read our full statement here.

    Business as usual
  • Peter Finch returns to poetry
  • Enjoy 20% off all our books


Seren is Wales’ leading independent literary publisher, specialising in English-language writing from Wales. Many of our books are shortlisted for - and win - major literary prizes across the UK and America.

Our aim is not simply to reflect what is going on in the culture in which we publish, but to drive that culture forward, to engage with the world, and to bring Welsh literature, art and politics before a wider audience.


Inspired by the numerous online festivals that have happened since lockdown began, the Seren Stay-at-Home Series started as an idea in the back of...
May 2020 - 14:05 pm
We are delighted to announce that between the 12th & 16th and 18th & 22nd May we will be hosting the Seren Stay-at-Home Series – ten days of...
May 2020 - 15:43 pm
In these difficult times some good news is always welcome, and today it was announced that Nia the latest novel by Robert Minhinnick has been...
March 2020 - 15:24 pm
Dear all, From Wednesday 18 March the Seren office will be closed as we all negotiate the corona virus, but we continue to operate as usual. Staff...
March 2020 - 16:52 pm
We are delighted to be publishing Sarah Wimbush’s pamphlet Bloodlines today after it was selected by Amy Wack as the winner of the Mslexia/PSB Women’...
March 2020 - 15:36 pm
ITV will soon begin filming a new three-part drama series starring Hollywood actor Luke Evans based on The Pembrokeshire Murders: Catching the...
January 2020 - 10:07 am
This week (13th - 17th January), enjoy 50% off all our books* in our half-price January sale! What are you waiting for? Get browsing.  *Marked titles...
January 2020 - 12:56 pm
The 2020 Seren Cardiff Poetry Festival is set to be the biggest yet, with 21 fantastic events over the course of this 3-day winter weekend. The...
January 2020 - 12:16 pm
From the 16 - 20 December our Christmas pop-up shop will be back at Chapter in Cardiff to satisfy all your last minute present buying needs.  You're...
December 2019 - 11:51 am
Do you have a fiction or poetry lover in your life but you're stuck for choice? Don't worry, the Seren Mystery Book Bundles are back!  This time of...
December 2019 - 16:38 pm


Thursday 4th June, 19:30
This month we welcome Katherine Stansfield and Christina Thatcher to Virtual First Thursday to read from their new poetry collections, both of which...
Thursday 11th June, 18:30
Join us to celebrate the launch of Katrina Naomi's new collection Wild Persistence live via the online platform Zoom.  Wild Persistence a confident...
Tuesday 16th June, 19:30
On Tuesday 16th June, we are delighted to be hosting the virtual launch of Rhian Edwards's highly anticipated second collection The Estate Agent's...
Brampton Bryan
Sunday 5th July, 10:00 to 17:00
Join us for a summer celebration of poetry  hosted by Aardvark Books.  The guest list is headed by Owen Sheers, Jonathan Edwards, Pauline Prior Pitt...
Thursday 30th July, 19:30
On Thursday 30th July, Seren are delighted to host the virtual launch for Euron Griffith's new novel Miriam, Daniel and Me.  His first novel in...
Monday 19th October, 12:00 to Saturday 24th October, 09:48
This masterclass is aimed at committed poets aiming to further develop their writing. The tutors are former National Poet of Wales, Gillian Clarke...

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