International writing stars and authors of critically acclaimed, award-winning thrillers shared the secrets on their writing process and how to turn out bestselling novels at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) 2019, during a panel discussion titled “The World of Uncertainty and Thrill” on Wednesday night.
Anglo-Pakistani author Kamila Shamsie staunchly supports the “Boycott, Divest and Sanction” (BDS) movement designed to put pressure on Israel over its brutal treatment of the Palestinians,
The reading habit in Turkey is alive and kicking. More Turks are turning to fiction and novel simply because they do not have interest in the propaganda war waged by the Turkish media, said Nobel Prize winning author Orhan Pamuk.
In conversation at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), Meik Wiking, the author of “The Little Book of Hygge: The Danish Way to Live Well,” that put the magic of Danish living in the global spotlight, unraveled what lessons countries could take away from the Nordic experience, and how to create a little bit of “hygge” in everyday life.
Featuring bumbling generals, assassination plots, and romance, Pakistani military satire "A Case of Exploding Mangoes" by Mohammed Hanif has finally been released in the country's official language Urdu even as the army tightens its grip on freedom of expression.
The global icon of inspiration, acclaimed American author and motivational speaker, took centre stage at the #BookTalks event, part of the year-long Sharjah World Book Capital 2019 celebrations
The launch of ‘Sun of Tolerance’, a unique piece of art that combines the words of 110 prominent authors of different fields, has captured the attention of all visitors at the Sharjah International Book Fair of the Expo Centre Sharjah. The book is dedicated to the ‘Year of Tolerance 2019’, highlighting the UAE as a global capital for tolerance and its approach to be a bridge of communication between people of different cultures.