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How China can produce its own 'Game of Thrones' novels

The ending of Game of Thrones has seemingly "disappointed" many fans, even the translators of the Chinese version of A Song of Ice and Fire, the book series upon which the show was based.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/26 17:13:39

Omani writer wins Man Booker prize

Jokha Alharthi on Tuesday became the first Arabic author to win the Man Booker International prize for her novel Celestial Bodies, which reveals her Omani homeland's post-colonial transformation.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/22 18:23:40

Author George R.R. Martin hints at different ending for 'Game of Thrones'

Game of Thrones fans have been dissecting the series finale - and complaining about it - for two days now, but they may get another shot at elation, or disappointment.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/22 18:18:42

Germany returns papers belonging to Kafka's friend Max Brod to Israel

German police on Tuesday handed over to Israel thousands of stolen papers and manuscripts belonging to Max Brod, the friend and literary executor of Czech writer Franz Kafka.
Source: AFP | 2019/5/22 18:18:41

2019 edition of A Reading of China's Current Affairs published

The 2019 edition of "A Reading of China's Current Affairs" has been published by the Xinhua Publishing House.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/14 14:45:48

Major Chinese publishers gather to discuss ways to promote Chinese books overseas

Member units of the working group of the China Book International Project met on Tuesday in Harbin, capital city of Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, to brainstorm ideas to promote Chinese publications overseas.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/8 17:53:40

China, Iran boost publication cooperation via Tehran int'l book fair

China and Iran have enhanced their publication cooperation during the 32nd Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) concluded Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/5 11:00:11

Chinese cartoonist C.C. Tsai promotes English version of his classic comics with a bit of life wisdom

For many young Chinese, 1 am is time for bed after a day of hard work and signing off the web, but for 71-year-old Chinese cartoonist C.C. Tsai, it is time to get up and start a productive new day, a habit he has insisted on for decades.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/29 16:13:40

National Library of China holds series of events to encourage reading

The National Library of China and industry professionals launched a series of events on Tuesday to mark World Book Day and promote reading culture.
Source: Global Times | 2019/4/24 18:18:41

Share of readers stabilizes in Italy, as publishers diversify offer to attract consumers

Data showed the share of book readers in Italy has stabilized over the last years, after recovering from record-lows earlier in the decade, while publishers were increasing and diversifying their offer to intercept new clients.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/4/24 16:13:40