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  • National Book Critics Circle Awards winners announced

    Helen Clifford, 04 Mar 2013

    The winners of the National Book Critics Circle Award, one of the most prestigious awards for authors in the US, have been announced, with Ben Fountain walking away

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  • E.L James planning 'new love stories'

    Helen Clifford, 04 Mar 2013

    Bestselling author E.L James, whose 'Fifty Shades' trilogy sold over 40 million copies worldwide and was the most successful e-book of last year, has revealed that

    Page 04 Mar 2013

  • International line-up on show at Shanghai Literary Festival

    Helen Clifford, 01 Mar 2013

    The Shanghai Literary Festival gets underway today (March 1st) and will feature a distinctly international flavour with 69 authors, artists and film producers from

    Page 01 Mar 2013

  • 'Cloud Atlas' author to translate Japanese novel

    Helen Clifford, 01 Mar 2013

    David Mitchell, whose bestselling novel 'Cloud Atlas' has recently been turned into a popular film, is to co-release a new book that he and his wife have translated

    Page 01 Mar 2013

  • Library delivery service to launch in Brighton

    Emily Delchar, 28 Feb 2013

    With budget cuts threatening the future of libraries in a number of counties across the UK, Brighton and Hove Council has come up with a new solution which could

    Page 28 Feb 2013

  • 'Reading helpers' in schools can help boost literacy

    Emily Delchar, 28 Feb 2013

    A survey of volunteers working for the children's literacy charity Beanstalk has revealed that around a quarter believe the best way to encourage more children to

    Page 28 Feb 2013

  • Norfolk libraries 'go to the movies'

    Emily Delchar, 27 Feb 2013

    Following the success of Ang Lee's film adaptation of Yann Martel's 'The Life of Pi' at the Oscars last weekend, libraries across Norfolk will be attempting to use

    Page 27 Feb 2013

  • Germany set for new e-book project

    Emily Delchar, 26 Feb 2013

    As booksellers around the world struggle to cope with the power of the large online retailers such as Amazon, collaboration between smaller companies and high

    Page 26 Feb 2013

  • Graphic novels 'inspiring India's young adults to start reading'

    Helen Clifford, 25 Feb 2013

    The rising popularity of graphic novels and comic books in India is acting as a major driving force in getting more young adults into reading, according to a

    Page 25 Feb 2013

  • Creative writing to be offered at A-Level

    Emily Delchar, 22 Feb 2013

    The British literary tradition has produced some of the world's best-loved authors, playwrights and poets down the years, and it looks as though that could well

    Page 22 Feb 2013

  • Researchers aiming to benefit authors with new e-book platform

    Emily Delchar, 21 Feb 2013

    Researchers at the University of California's Berkeley campus are hoping to revolutionise the way e-books work in order to allow for greater collaboration between

    Page 21 Feb 2013

  • Guilty pleasures could keep libraries in business

    Helen Clifford, 20 Feb 2013

    Libraries across the UK have been suffering in recent times as a result of funding cuts and decreasing visitor numbers, although a new trend appears to be emerging

    Page 20 Feb 2013

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