YA author Robin Talley on how LGBT publishing has progressed in recent years and how far it still has to go.
Lleucu Siencyn takes a look at Roald Dahl's Welsh roots, and how Wales wil celebrate the centenary of his birth.
The RNIB's Claire Maxwell on why more braille books are needed.
Charlotte Eyre talks about diversity in YA fiction, and the desire to have a diverse YA Book Prize shortlist.
Dr Helen Limon from Newcastle University looks at the way children's books affect perceptions of the military.
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