Launched in both Chinese and English, a new book series Road to a Well-Off Society offers a timely introduction and explanation of China's goal of reaching moderate prosperity by 2020 and what it will bring to the international society.
Some fathers are in the delivery room when their children are born and some pace outside, but actress Anjelica Huston's dad learned of his daughter's birth by telegram in the Belgian Congo where he was filming The African Queen.
A team of select literary professionals has been invited to refresh China's cultural history by contributing to a new series of biographies.
Mention Leung Ping-kwan to almost anyone in art and culture, and they immediately say "ah".
A new book highlights one of the world's most beloved and misunderstood animals.
Contrary to the popular historical narrative that China's exposure to the West in the 1800s hastened a slew of problems for an inward-looking Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), historian Odd Arne Westad argues that the Qing was not only eager to expand outward but benefited immeasurably from Western creativity and knowledge.
Photojournalist Michael Yamashita has published 10 books, most of which were inspired by his 30 National Geographic stories.
Memoirs about the lives of ordinary people were in abundant supply at the 2014 Beijing Book Fair.
Gao Peifen’s Rhythmic Notation of Ancient Guqin Songs (by Zhonghua Book Company) breaks new ground in the realm of guqin
China's most renowned writers, Feng Jicai and Yan Geling, released their new books at the 2014 Beijing Book Fair, the largest promotional event of the Chinese publishing sector, on Thursday.
Cao Dongxue believes that among Chinese oenologists and wine educators, she can translate best, and among the translators of French, she knows the most about wine.