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The latest news on Seren’s books, authors, events and prizes.

24 May 2016 - 09:39 am
 Losing Israel and Boy Running shortlisted for Wales Book of the Year 2016
23 May 2016 - 04:33 pm
Bob Dylan is 75 today, Tuesday 24 May. 
16 May 2016 - 11:32 am
“I think the main thing for me is if you’re going to write about violence, do it well. Let us smell it, taste it.”Read Katrina Naomi’s interview with Ali Lewis of The Poetry School, where she discusses violence, ‘the gentility bind’ and her new poetry collection, The Way the Crocodile Taught Me.Katrina also talks about her upcoming one-day workshop with The Poetry School, “The Bloodjet: Violence in Poetry”, in which she will teach how to harness...
14 May 2016 - 12:23 pm
Happy International Dylan Thomas Day! This year is the second annual celebration of Dylan Thomas, held on 14th May to mark the date Under Milk Wood was first read on stage at 92Y The Poetry Center, New York in 1953.We have a number of Dylan Thomas related books in our store, and for today only, these titles are 50% off:Dylan Remembered: Volume One: 1914-1934, ed. David N. ThomasPaperbackWas: £12.95Now: £6.47HardbackWas: £25.00Now: £12.50This is the...
28 April 2016 - 10:55 am
The Cross Sports Book Awards today announced their shortlists, and Anne Lauppe-Dunbar’s powerful debut novel Dark Mermaids is on the shortlist for the New Writer of the Year category.The Cross Sports Book Awards is a major annual promotion for Sports Writing & Publishing; the awards exist to highlight the most outstanding sports books of the previous calendar year.Dark Mermaids is a shocking story of the horrors of a political system that doped its youngsters to sporting superhero...