Strong debut for Carrie La Seur in The Home Place

2014-07-30 09:38:17

Carrie La Seur's finely crafted debut chronicles a woman's complicated relationship with her hometown of Billings, Montana, her relatives who stayed behind and her ancestral history.

Poet nurse recounts life with mentally ill patients

2014-07-30 09:11:09

Soon after the Wenchuan earthquake in May 2008, An Xuerong and some of her colleagues went to a quake-hit town in Dujiangyan, Sichuan province, to bring some 80 mentally ill patients to their hospital-Chengdu No 4 Hospital.

Just one kiss

2014-07-30 08:06:38

As Chinese Valentine's Day approaches, a French author and filmmaker brings his tale of the possibilities of love to China's readers, Xing Yi reports.

With a little help...

2014-07-30 07:34:45

Crowdfunding makes it easier for would-be authors to raise money and get their books published. That's getting many more writers into print, Liu Zhihua discovers.

French photographer's work 'China 2050' goes viral online

2014-07-28 20:40:19

French photographer's work 'China 2050' goes popular on Internet

New kids section at Beijing Book Building

2014-07-28 20:40:14

The Beijing Book Building recently opened a special section just for children. Named the Kids Fun Space, it features a massive collection of books, toys and interactive activities.

Beijing International Book Fair to open

2014-07-28 20:39:50

The 21st Beijing International Book Fair (BIBF) will run at the new China International Exhibition Center in Beijing's Shunyi district from August 27-31, 2014.

Twin artists 'Os Gemeos' hold exhibition in Sao Paulo

2014-07-28 20:38:48

Visitors enjoy artworks by Brazilian artists and twin brothers, who go by the name "Os Gemeos", during their exhibition "Opera of the Moon" in Sao Paulo July 25, 2014.

Nantong: major producer of indigo print fabric

2014-07-28 20:37:50

Nantong is a major producer of the indigo print fabric, a traditional Chinese handicraft that dates back to the 6th century.

Sand artist calls for cease-fire between Israel, Palestine

2014-07-27 09:39:37

Sand sculpture by sand artist Sudarshan Pattnaik calling for a cease-fire between Israel and Palestine Gaza Strip is seen at Puri Beach of the the Bay of Bengal.

Romance comedy film 'Girls' to be on screen on July 30

2014-07-26 11:32:09

Actresses Ivy Chen,Fiona Sit and Yang Zishan attend a press conference for the public premiere of the romance comedy film "Girls" in Beijing,capital of China, July 25, 2014.

Chinese calligraphy, painting exhibition opens in Albania

2014-07-26 10:52:01

About 18 artists from China displayed their masterpieces to Albanians during the exhibition, which will last to July 29.