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Books
The Man Booker Prize's shortlist has raised many eyebrows as it excluded a number of big names

Clinton reveals the inner workings of her campaign strategy, admits mistakes and vehemently criticizes Trump in her new book

Mufakirat Tifla fi Al-Khamisa wa Al-Thamaneen (A Notebook of an 85-year-old Girl) by Nawal El-Saadawi, Roznameh Publishing, Cairo, 2017

Abdallah Sennawi talks to Ahram Online about his recent book, The Berkash Dialogues, which reveal Heikal's role in some of Egypt's most historic moments

Sahar El-Moguie's latest novel is an adventure into archetypes about women, deconstructed and reformed in the contemporary world

Egypt lost Sunday a towering figure of culture writing — one who touched generations of artists and journalists

The first volume of diplomat and politician Amr Moussa’s memoirs was published in Cairo on Wednesday
Dupree amassed a vast collection of books, maps, photographs and rare recordings of folk music, all now housed at a center she founded at Kabul University
King was blocked by the president this summer. He has a long history of being critical of Trump.
The book was the brainchild of a group of high-ranking former civil servants and diplomats known as the 'G25', which was formed to push back against intolerance
The memoir exposed the alleged role of Pakistan's former spy chief Shuja Pasha in quashing a murder trial against the author
The memoir includes descriptions of how a 2014 motorcycle accident left him in a coma with a dozen broken bones
Stein apparently killed herself by jumping from the penthouse floor of a building in upper Manhattan on Sunday
Robert M. Pirsig, whose philosophical novel "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance" became a million-selling classic and cultural touchstone after more than 100 publishers turned it down, died Monday at age 88.
Yaa Gyasi will be bestowed the 2017 PEN Hemingway Award on Sunday at a ceremony at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
King's daughter says her mother has a 'wealth of materials' and it's tragic that it cannot be contained in a book

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