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Poet Owen Sheers Wins Wales Book Of The Year

Posted at 8:22AM Monday 14 Jul 2014

Poet Owen Sheers has won Wales Book of the Year at a ceremony in Caernarfon for his work about three young soldiers.

Pink Mist also took the Roland Mathias poetry award.

Francesca Rhydderch won the fiction prize with The Rice Paper Diaries and Meic Stephens took the creative factual award for Rhys Davies: A Writer's Life.

In Welsh, Ioan Kidd won the book prize and people's choice award with his work, Dewis.

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