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Poet Rhian Edwards wins Wales Book of the Year 2013 | 23-Jul-13

Rhian Edwards from Bridgend was awarded the English-language Wales Book of the Year Award 2013 for her debut poetry collection Clueless Dogs (Seren). The collection which took the overall English language title also won the English language People's Choice award and the Roland Mathias Prize for Poetry. Read an article on the win here:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-23373098

The other books shortlisted for the Roland Mathias Prize for Poetry were Banjo by Samantha Wynne-Rhydderch (Picador) and Burying the Wren by Deryn Rees-Jones (Seren).

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