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  • Define wine with an Asian vocabulary, enjoy it more

    2011-09-20 11:16

    Newcomers to wine tasting in China may be confused about some of its standard descriptions.

  • Murder most foul

    2011-09-16 10:59

    The death of a young English woman in 1930s Beijing has a new book and ending. Chitralekha Basu reports.

  • Overkill or added value?

    2011-09-16 10:21

    Abigail Howell, Penguin China's publicity manager, concedes the campaign to promote Midnight in Peking is "certainly ambitious".

  • Book demystifies nation's reform and development

    2011-09-16 10:08

    Li Yining's book, Economic Reform and Development - the Chinese Way, helps to demystify China's reform and development.

  • Worth 1,000 words

    2011-09-14 16:40

    Picture books that were once all the rage have now become collectors' items, but new efforts are being made to make them mainstream once again.

  • Ranking the books

    2011-09-13 11:49

    The best selling imported business and investing TITLES on amazon.cn.

  • New book shows another side to former first lady Kennedy

    2011-09-13 11:48

    A new book talks about a side of Jacqueline Kennedy only friends and family knew.

  • Climate relativist challenges the new orthodoxy

    2011-09-09 13:34

    Geologist Salomon Kroonenberg shares his views on Earth in the new book "Why Hell Stinks of Sulfur".

  • Ex-leader's new book already a hot seller

    2011-09-09 13:28

    A new book by former Chinese premier Zhu Rongji went on sale at the country's bookstores on Thursday, welcomed by Chinese readers who hail the Zhu-style directness in the book.

  • Curious first look

    2011-09-09 11:42

    The just concluded 18th Beijing International Book Fair had a distinct orange flavor, with the Netherlands as the Country of Honor.

  • Fruits of the fair

    2011-09-09 10:20

    The 18th Beijing International Book Fair wrapped up on Sunday. Here's a list of the editor's picks of the English versions of Chinese books.

  • Princess pens her own fairy tale for kids

    2011-09-05 10:55

    When talking about her personal struggles, the charming royal etiquette of Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands gave way to a natural outflow of affection.