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  • Elements of writing in style

    2012-04-05 14:04

    China will be the focus at the Earls Court Exhibition Center from April 15 to 18 when the Chinese pavilion will take center stage as the market focus of the 2012 London Book Fair.

  • A master of Tolstoy

    2012-03-27 11:13

    Shanghai-based translator Cao Ying celebrated his 90th birthday on Saturday and was given a new copy of Complete Novels of Leo Tolstoy, in Chinese with colored illustrations.

  • Turning the page on the digital divide

    2012-03-27 11:10

    Amazon announced in May 2011 that its e-book sales had surpassed those of paperbacks and hard covers combined, but it will be a while before Chinese publishers can make such a declaration.

  • Paper vs pixels

    2012-03-22 10:05

    In China, millions of books are sold every day in all forms, even as traditional publishers face off the competition from e-books and the online business module.

  • All booked up with every place to go

    2012-03-22 09:57

    Jackie Huang became an instant star after her speech on the emergence of book agents in China and how they develop their business.

  • Writers: App Store has pirated e-books

    2012-03-20 17:21

    Chinese writers are targeting Apple's App Store, saying it is infringing on their copyrights by offering pirated e-book versions of their work.

  • Author and NPC deputy calls for spirituality

    2012-03-20 13:26

    Alai, one of China's few best-known Tibetan writers, is encouraging some of his peers to readjust their profit-oriented goals and concentrate on artistic quality.

  • 'Responding to the loss of things'

    2012-03-20 13:09

    Even though he has been translated widely in European languages, the first volume of Li Er's work in English was published only recently.

  • Library of Li Er

    2012-03-20 10:39

    One of China's best-known writers of literary fiction talks about his latest anthology of short fiction, and more, to Chitralekha Basu and Yang Guang.

  • Chinese publishers, writers to be featured at London Book Fair

    2012-03-20 09:09

    China will take the stage as the Market Focus of the London Book Fair in April, a senior Chinese official announced in the city on Wednesday.

  • 'A Street Cat Named Bob'

    2012-03-14 09:24

    Street musician James Bowen has written a book named "A Street Cat Named Bob" about the experiences of the then homeless pair and how they met.

  • Guo Jingming's major works

    2012-03-07 13:27

    Guo Jingming believes the charm of his writing lies in his passion in narrating.