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London Book Fair director delighted to see more Chinese exhibitors

The number of Chinese exhibitors in the London Book Fair (LBF) has been in the top 10 during the recent three years, according to the figures revealed at the international book fair which kicked off here Tuesday.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/11 9:43:38

Book detailing China's role in shared human future launched at London Book Fair

The English edition of Prof. Martin Albrow's book, China's Role in a Shared Human Future, was launched Tuesday at the 2018 London Book Fair.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/11 9:34:16

What does the future of book shopping look like?

Self-service start-ups have become the new fad for Chinese investors after the arrival of lots of successful players – big and small. Alibaba launched its Tao Cafe in late August, 2017, two months after JD Daojia rolled out something similar. There are also many smaller companies doing similar things like Xingbianli and Easyhome.
Source: CGTN | 2018/4/7 21:12:25

New book sheds light on Xiongan national strategy

A book unfolding the inspiring future of Xiongan New Area and what it means to the changing world order will soon be released to the public, putting China's essential national strategy into the spotlight.
Source: Global Times | 2018/4/5 17:48:29

Chinese picture books draw attention on global stage

With more attention being focused on early-childhood education in China, Chinese picture books are also emerging on the global stage.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/4/3 17:13:39

Stars turn out for Stephen Hawking's funeral

Film stars, supermodels, comics and astronomers joined Stephen Hawking's family and friends for his funeral in Cambridge Saturday, the city where he dedicated his life's work to unravelling the mysteries of the universe.
Source: AFP | 2018/4/1 18:23:39

Exhibition in Shanghai gathers Britain's greatest writers together

In keeping with the city's history, a new exhibition, Where Great Writers Gather: Treasures of the British Library, kicked off on March 15 in Shanghai to commemorate the historical movement when China opened its arms to the West in earnest.
Source: Global Times | 2018/3/20 16:43:39

Stephen Hawking's books seen at bookshop in London

World renowned physicist Stephen Hawking's books are seen at a bookshop in London, Britain, on March 14, 2018. Renowned British physicist Stephen Hawking died peacefully at home in the British university city of Cambridge in the early hours of Wednesday at the age of 76, his family spokesman said.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 13:35:42

Book about Norway massacre wins Leipzig Book Prize for European understanding

The Leipzig Book Prize for European Understanding 2018 was on Wednesday awarded to Norwegian author and journalist Asne Seierstad for her documentary novel about the massacre on the island of Utoya on July 22, 2011.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/15 8:20:48

'Epic of King Gesar' published in book form

Four more books on the Epic of King Gesar have been published, as part of efforts to preserve the 1,000-year-old story, according to researchers in the Tibet Autonomous Region.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/3/14 16:48:39