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CITIC Press Group releases 'New Vision of China Arts 2019'

Chinese publishing house CITIC Press Group released a new book New Vision of China Arts 2019 on Tuesday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/11 18:28:40

Beijing symposium focuses on Chinese books' overseas expansion

The Chinese Culture Going Global symposium was held Tuesday in Beijing, attracting more than 40 domestic and international publishing houses to the capital to discuss the expansion of Chinese books overseas.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/10 17:23:41

Chinese fantasy writer says novel updates delayed due to depression

Chinese netizens showed support for Chinese fantasy writer and novelist Yang Zhi, who is known by his pen name Jiang Nan, after he revealed on Thursday that he has been suffering from depression for a long time.
Source: Gloabl Times | 2019/12/5 22:47:05

First volume of 'Australia's China Series' launches in Beijing

A media event for the launch of the first of six books in the Australia's China Series was held at the Australian Embassy in Beijing Thursday.
Source: Global Times | 2019/12/5 17:20:53

Lee Child, author of bestselling Jack Reacher books, to become Irish because of Brexit

One of the world's best-selling detective novelists, Jack Reacher creator Lee Child, has said he is becoming Irish so he can continue to travel within the European Union after Brexit.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/27 16:43:40

Chinese sci-fi comic strips to be published in France

A comic series based on Chinese science fiction writer Liu Cixin's acclaimed works will be published and distributed in France in succession during 2020 and 2021.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/11/24 13:55:52

Edna O'Brien picks up French prize for Boko Haram book

Veteran Irish writer Edna O'Brien was honored with a special prize Tuesday after her latest novel narrowly missed out on France's Femina award for foreign fiction.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/6 18:23:40

Fans flock to Beijing's China Science Fiction Convention

It is time for 19-year-old Chen Xiaomeng to choose which queue she should stand in for the many panels being held at the China Science Fiction Convention 2019 in Beijing. The lines are long as thousands of young people, even some middle school students, have traveled from all over to attend. Chen herself spent two hours traveling from her university on the west side of the city all the way to the event.
Source: Global Times | 2019/11/4 18:23:42

Biography of Mogao Grottoes researcher Fan Jinshi released

A biography of Fan Jinshi, honorary director and fellow of the Dunhuang Academy, made its debut at a book release ceremony at Peking University in Beijing on October 21.
Source: Global Times | 2019/10/27 15:03:39

International children's book fair to be held in Shanghai

The 2019 China Shanghai International Children's Book Fair (CCBF) will kick off on November 15, promoting international exchange and copyright business in the largest and fastest-growing segment of China's book market.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/10/24 18:03:40