• The A-Z of Curious Wales by Mark Rees

    NEW BOOK: The A-Z of Curious Wales is available for pre-order

    My next book The A-Z Of Curious Wales is available to pre-order… now! You can also have a sneak peek at a low-quality proof the cover (below), which might change before publication (UPDATE: Yes, it did change before publication!): Here’s the publisher’s blurb: The A-Z of Curious Wales by Mark Rees “Strange Stories of Mysteries, Crimes and Eccentrics. Why would revellers carry a terrifying horse’s skull on a pole door-to-door at Christmastime? Why is the cursed wall of Port Talbot protected by a global corporation for fear it might destroy the town? How did a Swansea genius help to defeat Hitler by inventing a futuristic radar gun? From the origins…

  • The Little Book of Welsh Landmarks by Mark Rees

    NEW BOOK: The Little Book of Welsh Landmarks out now

    The Little Book of Welsh Landmarks is available now from all good bookshops. The Little Book of Welsh Landmarks, the second “little book” from Mark Rees, is available now. Following on from The Little Book of Welsh Culture (The History Press, 2016), this was by far the most challenging book that I’ve written to date. From the research to the planning stage, this was a tough one. In fact, it was quite a relief to hold the finished article in my hands and to know that it was all done and dusted – finally! It’s available in all good bookshops and online retailers, but if you have any trouble finding…