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In previous years, entry was limited to novels written by citizens of Britain, Ireland and the Commonwealth
Working for Time, The Washington Post and others, David Greenway, covered nearly every significant historical conflict during the past half-century from Vietnam and Israel to Afghanistan and Iraq
Trierweiler met Hollande in the mid-2000s while he was in a relationship with fellow politician Segolene Royal and the pair began a secret liaison
The 33-year-old entertainer , Nick Cannon, is working on a book of poems for childre
Simin Behbahani, who was a longstanding champion of women's rights, opponent of death penalty and nominated for Nobel literature prize had always feared dying abroad, chose not to emigrate
Alef Bookstore in Maadi will host Egyptian writer Ashraf El-Khamaysi on 15 August at 7:00pm to discuss his new novel Shard Deviation
Minister of Culture Gaber Asfour's ongoing fight against Islamism this time provides Egypt's youths with the ministry's publications for their enlightenment
Ammar Ali Hassan's 6th novel draws on the struggle between progressive and regressive religious ideas in Egyptian society over the past few decades
The Supreme Council for Culture will launch Kamal Moghith's new book, Chants of the Egyptian Revolution, on Tuesday, 15 July at 9:30pm
The author and journalist says he will push for greater awareness of Egypt's heritage, as well as making state institutions hand over documents for the archives
Batman was born in May 1939, the creation of artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger, who were tasked by DC Comics with creating a new superhero in the wake of the success of Superman
Former member of the Muslim Brotherhood, Sameh Eid, refutes ideas about the group's founder, Hassan El-Banna, that elevate him to sainthood and regard his ideas as pure and spotless

Ahmed Bahaaeddin Shaaban's new book traces the role played by students in the political upheavals of twentieth century Egypt

Hemingway, who lived in Cuba for over 20 years, rented a home in a town where he was inspired to write the classic "The Old Man and the Sea"

Salameh Kaileh provides a Marxist account of the Syrian revolution, arguing that international interests have undermined the people's struggle

Hala Halim examines the long and cosmopolitan history of Alexandria

Samih Al-Qasim, a Palestinian Druze poet known across the Arab world for his nationalist writing, died last week after a long battle with cancer

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