Wednesday, February 11, 2015
The Taipei International Comics and Animation Festival kicked off yesterday, featuring graphic artists, authors, voice actors and animation producers from Taiwan, Japan and South Korea.
Sunday, February 8, 2015
A longtime friend who visited “To Kill a Mockingbird” author Harper Lee the day before the world learned she would release a sequel says she was feisty but didn't mention her new book.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
The February edition of National Geographic Traveler Indonesia is featuring Taiwan and has a night view of Taipei 101 gracing its cover.
The autobiography of “Little House on the Prairie” author Laura Ingalls Wilder has become a surprise publishing hit in America, with buyers rushing to snap up the candid account of pioneer life.
The movie version of “To Kill a Mockingbird” is the rare adaptation as beloved as its source material.
Wednesday, February 4, 2015
An English anthology of works by Taiwanese and Malaysian writers was launched in late January this year to introduce more literary works from the two countries to English speaking readers.
Kwame Alexander's “The Crossover,” a novel in verse about basketball and coming of age, has won the John Newbery Medal for the year's best children's book.
Monday, February 2, 2015
The Taipei International Book Exhibition will offer free admission to visitors under the age of 18 for the first time this year to encourage reading among children and teenagers.
Saturday, January 31, 2015
One of the world's leading comics festivals opened in France on Thursday under tight security as it dedicated this year's event to the murdered cartoonists of Charlie Hebdo.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Best-selling Australian author Colleen McCullough, whose novel “The Thorn Birds” sold 30 million copies worldwide, has died at age 77 after a long illness.