Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Thomas Berger, the witty and eclectic novelist who reimagined the American West in the historical yarn “Little Big Man” and mastered genres ranging from detective stories to domestic farce, has died at age 89.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The Taipei Book Fair Foundation (財團法人台北書展基金會, TBFF) said yesterday that youths under 18 years old could attend the 2015 Taipei International Book Exhibition (2015 TIBE) for free, with various New Zealand authors and award-winning animation effects teams having been invited.
Thursday, July 17, 2014
He is famed as the God of Thunder, but Thor is to change sex, launching an “all-new era” for the comic book icon, its publishers said Tuesday.
Heirs to the literary rights of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle have filed an appeal with the U.S. Supreme Court over the likes of none other than Sherlock Holmes himself.
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
For most of Archie Andrews' life, the red-headed comic book icon's biggest quandary was whether he liked Veronica or Betty.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Bookshops are closing amid fierce price competition and declining demand.
Thursday, July 10, 2014
Fictional boy wizard Harry Potter made his first appearance in seven years on Tuesday, featuring as a nearly 34-year-old with grey hairs in a new short story by author J.K. Rowling.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Big-name authors are calling on readers to help them get out of the cross-fire in a battle between online giant Amazon and French publishing powerhouse Hachette.
Monday, June 30, 2014
For the first time since researching her Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, “The Goldfinch,” Donna Tartt is back in Las Vegas.
Monday, June 16, 2014
Jordan Belfort, the real-life protagonist of last year's “The Wolf of Wall Street,” is poised to take the stage in Taipei next month as part of his speaking tour.