Empty Chair, An - Story of Welsh First World War Poet Hedd Wyn, The
Publication Date July 2017
Publisher: Y Lolfa, Tal-y-bont
Format: Paperback, 195x129 mm, 120 pages
Young adult novel about Welsh poet Hedd Wyn, who died at Passchendaele and posthumously won the 1917 National Eisteddfod Chair. The vivid first-person narration by his 14-year-old sister brings the huge impact of the First World War on rural Welsh society to life for modern teenagers. Includes two love stories and some humour to offset the tragedy.