16 Jul 2015
Structured in prose poem-like paragraphs, "The Crocodiles" explores the relationship between literature and politics in Egypt through the lives of the members of a secret poets' society set up in Cairo in 1997.
12 Jul 2015
Fans hoping to get a glimpse of what HBO's "Game of Thrones" has in store for its anticipated next season were left in dark at San Diego's Comic-Con on Friday, as the cast kept tight-lipped on the fate of their characters...
08 Jul 2015
The world's best-known British spy is about to get his first on-going comic series in over two decades.
Set to be written by Warren Ellis, whose past works include the graphic novel RED (which became the Bruce Willis action film)...
05 Jul 2015
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg started his book club back in January, setting out to read a book every two weeks and inviting others to do the same. This week he revealed the club's latest title – while admitting that his...
26 Jun 2015
E.L. James, author of the hugely successful "Fifty Shades of Grey" erotic novels, has written a new entry in the series that takes the point of view of its male character, Christian Grey, publisher Vintage Books said on Monday....
25 Jun 2015
Looking to stock up your library for the backyard, beach or poolside this summer? Amazon has released its picks of the best books of 2015 so far, giving top nods to "H is for Hawk" by Helen Macdonald.
Books that make the list are...
23 Jun 2015
Amazon yesterday said it will start paying writers of e-books on its Kindle Unlimited and Kindle Owner's Lending Library services based on how many pages are read instead of the number of downloads.
"We're making this switch...
19 Jun 2015
Fans of British author E.L. James's "Fifty Shades of Grey" erotic trilogy clamoured yesterday to get the first copies of her new book "Grey", a version of the first novel told through the eyes of her famous male...
19 Jun 2015
Seattle is home to America's biggest community of bookworms, according to Amazon.
After compiling the data on all book, magazine and newspaper sales in print and Kindle format for 12 months beginning last April, results showed that...
13 Jun 2015
The Alexandria and Mediterranean Research Center, in collaboration with the Coptic Studies Center, will organize on Sunday an inauguration ceremony for the "Egyptians at the Alps, Swiss at the Pyramids" book by Yehia Shalash at...