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New 'Crazy! Kwai Boo' comic hits shelves

The 20th volume of the Crazy! Kwai Boo comic series hit bookstores on Sunday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/28 18:48:40

Hachette Phoenix introduces new water-soluble packaging for books

Chinese publishing house Hachette Phoenix released its newest book, This Phenomenal Life, wrapped in a new environmental-friendly packaging material at the Beijing International Book Fair on Friday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/27 17:28:40

Renowned Chinese writer He Jianming discusses power of literary reportage in China

During a media event at the Beijing International Book Fair on Wednesday, celebrated Chinese writer and vice chair of the China Writers Association He Jianming noted that literary reportage provides a unique channel to record the social changes that occurred over the past four decades of China's reform and opening up and is a great window for the world to see and get to know the real China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/27 17:23:40

'Three-Body Problem' writer Liu Cixin: Online games perfect platform for sci-fi

While talking about the nature of sci-fi and its potential at the recently ended Beijing International Book Fair, celebrated Chinese science fiction author Liu Cixin touched on the future of his globally popular sci-fi trilogy The Three-Body Problem, revealing that a video game adaptation is currently in the works and most likely will release sometime after the film version hits big screens in China.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/26 18:13:39

Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat publishes dictionary of most frequently used Chinese characters in China, Japan, S.Korea

The Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat (TCS), an international organization aimed at promoting peaceful relations among China, Japan and South Korea, revealed a new dictionary featuring the most frequently used Chinese characters in the three countries, the Trilateral Common Vocabulary Dictionary (TCVD), at a Beijing ceremony on Saturday.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/26 16:33:39

China's growing book market attracts British publishing houses

China's rapid economic growth and huge box-office figures has long made it an attractive market for movie and TV studios. However, not many people know that China is also attracting the attention of international publishers with its growing market for foreign books.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/23 18:53:40

Doctor Strange debuts in Marvel's Chinese language superhero comic series

A classic Marvel hero made his Chinese debut in the pages of the latest issue of Sword Master, one of Marvel Comics' Chinese language superhero comic books co-produced with Chinese online comic platform NetEase Comics.
Source: Global Times | 2018/8/23 18:38:39

China's book fair highlights reform and opening-up

Beijing International Book Fair opened Wednesday with a focus on China's reform and opening-up.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/23 0:27:47

Book on Shanghai's World War II 'comfort stations' released

A new book offering detailed historical facts about "comfort stations" during World War II has been released at the ongoing Shanghai Book Fair.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/20 17:48:41

Book on Shanghai's WWII "comfort stations" released

A new book offering detailed historical facts about "comfort stations" during World War II has been released at the ongoing Shanghai Book Fair.
Source: Xinhua | 2018/8/19 21:10:32