At the LBF

2012-04-10 08:04:37

Han Dong is participating in five events at the London Book Fair from April 16-18

At home in Chinese

2012-04-10 08:04:37

If there's one thing Hifumi Arai can't give up, it's writing. The 50-year-old Japanese writer travels extensively, constantly switching between three languages.

Elements of writing in style

2012-04-05 14:04:49

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.

What to join

2012-04-05 15:06:16

Three Key seminars and ten conversations at London Book Fair.

What to see

2012-04-05 14:59:32

Pianist Lang Lang and violinist Lu Siqing are to perform together with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and New London Children's Choir.

What to read

2012-04-05 14:46:26

New books to be launched in English during London Book Fair.

Writers' events

2012-04-05 14:43:24

Fifty-two Chinese writers are to engage in extended exchanges with their foreign counterparts, readers, publishers, literary agents and translators. Listed are some of the events.

A master of Tolstoy

2012-03-27 11:13:25

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

Turning the page on the digital divide

2012-03-27 11:10:59

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 10:05:33

Millions of books are sold every day in China 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 09:57:31

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

Chinese publishers, writers to be featured at London Book Fair

2012-03-20 09:09:21

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.