France’s Hollande visits library housing torched manuscripts in Timbuktu
From fantasy to reality, only one step !
A 2008 Canadian commercial for Alberta’s libraries.
Theory and practice. With every book a challenge.
Electronic books have changed the way many people read. Now digital text books — educational volumes that are read online — are changing the way many students learn. The Washington region’s largest school system with 175,000 students has begun to use online course material for its middle-and high-school students. VOA’s June Soh reports.
The one thing Amazon.com can’t give you.
On RT’s cultural program this week, Martyn Andrews and his crew go in search of venues and locations connected with the impressive list of Russian poets and authors. Libraries, mansions, house museums, restaurants, monuments and book clubs — it’s easy to see the large impact legends such as Pushkin and Tolstoy have had on Russian cultural society. So hardbacks and paperbacks in hand, join our tour to get a textual blast into the literary past!
Lost its mainstream American publisher.
A controversial [novel] to be published on Good Friday has caused outrage for its portrayal of Jesus as a bisexual drug addict.
They have been described as real page turners – a soap opera in your hand.
NollyBooks are South Africa’s latest literary sensation – a series of romantic novels written by young people, for young people.
First editions of the most famous books by Newton and Copernicus are among the amazing Crawford Collection at the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh.
Also added the the collection is a cast of Isaac Newton’s death mask