Lizzie Fry’s debut novel takes place in an alternative Earth where misogyny is rampant, and being female is basically an offence.
India’s highest literary award winner, Amitav Ghosh, spoke about his latest book, his struggles as a writer during COVID-19 and his concerns about climate change on the penultimate day of the 40th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF).
The Saudi author mentioned renowned Arab scholar Ibn Arabi as one of his strongest influences, saying that reading letters, books and studies on him were at the core of Alwan’s research for his award-winning novel.
The book is a moving account of a 12-year-old boy named Edward, the sole survivor of an airplane crash, and is riddled with stories of the other passengers on the ill-fated plane.
The arresting work does a deep dive into the soul of a tormented Palestinian girl called Nahr, as she spends her days trapped in an Israeli prison, recounting the path she chose that led to her present fate.
Jointly written by the actor and novelist Dana Vachon, the pseudo semi-autobiographical novel fuses Hollywood glamour and midlife crisis with the apocalypse to deconstruct Carrey's life.
More than 150 academics, writers and artists signed a letter published on Tuesday expressing support for global anti-racism protests while lamenting an "intolerant climate that has set in on all sides".
"Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling has donated 1 million pounds ($1.25 million) to help victims of domestic abuse and homelessness during the coronavirus pandemic after recovering from the virus herself.
No way to tour the country, Anika Orrock promotes and celebrates the publication of her first book, based on the women pros popularized by the movie "A League of Their Own.”
J.K. Rowling, the creator of the immensely popular Harry Potter series, on Tuesday launched the online serialisation of a new 34-part series, 'The Ickabog', aimed primarily at 7-9-year-olds as bedtime stories but which will appeal to readers of all ages.