One of the Four Ancient Books of Wales has appeared online for the first time, the last of them to go live. The 13th Century Book of Aneirin, owned by […]
He is one of Romania’s greatest writers, but his work couldn’t be found in bookstores. Now, they are finally getting their place back on the shelf.
A book telling the story of the hunt for the elusive Higgs boson has won the 2013 Royal Society Winton Prize.
The winners of the 64th annual National Book Awards were announced at a ceremony at Cipriani Wall Street in New York City. The fiction prize went to James McBride for […]
China is to take part in the Istanbul Book Fair as guest of honor, bringing 2,000-plus publications as well as influential authors and artists.
The first Asterix comic book in eight years is to be released on Thursday and, until now, the contents of Asterix and the Picts have been cloaked with the same […]
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Israel’s National Library says it has signed an agreement with a leading Italian collection to display online some of the world’s most important Hebrew manuscripts, making them accessible to the […]
He’s still puffing away on 70 cigarettes a day but the new James Bond wants to settle down, the author of the latest spy novel has revealed. Speaking at the […]
J.K. Rowling’s world of wizardry is coming back to the big screen — but without Harry Potter. Film studio Warner Bros. announced Thursday that Rowling will write the screenplay for […]