Almanac is the annual publication from the Association of Welsh Writing in English and features the sharpest critical writing in the field. It is edited by Katie Gramich who is Reader in English at Cardiff Univeristy and is a specialist in the literature of modern Wales.
Thursday 19 January 7pm
Oh Twitterverse, we love it when you deliver us gems. This is a rather special one. This week twice Booker nominee Jon McGregor tweeted about Cynan Jones' The Long Dry, calling it a 'masterpiece' and his 'book of the year'. We're rather pleased.
Orders have been rushing in from America for Christien Gholson's novel A Fish Trapped Inside the Wind. The novel was recently recommended by Julie Trevelyan for Booklist in a starred review: