Nobel prize-winning British author V.S. Naipaul wrote more than 30 books, and was one of the first winners of the Booker Prize in 1971 for "In A Free State"
“Hekayet Batal” (The Story of a Hero), published on June 9, is a biography of famous athlete Mohamed Salah; it is written by author and sports critic Emad Anwar.
On the anniversary of his death, Egypt Today takes a brief look at the life of the world's most famous author, William Shakespeare.
Yasmin Raies and Nawal El-Saadawi have been invited to receive honors at the 22nd Tunisian Association of Innovative Arab Women conference.
Egyptian author Ahmad al Qarmalawi is one of the winners of the 2017-2018 Zayed Book Award.
Diversity was a dominating trait in Tawfik’s life; he wrote about assorted issues: love, freedom, oppression, friendships, relationships, optimism and pessimism.
January 27 is the birthday of author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known to the world as Lewis Carroll, the father of “Alice in Wonderland”
George R.R. Martin has successfully received funding to adapt his “Nightflyers” sci-fi horror story into a Television series
January 25 marks the 136th anniversary of the birth of acclaimed English author Virginia Woolf. Egypt Today looks at the life of this fascinating woman
Egypt Today celebrates the birthday of Edgar Allen Poe, the famed master of Gothic literature who helped revolutionize the genres of horror, science fiction and mystery.
Al-Arabi Publishing and Distributing will host a discussion and book signing for the works of Argentine author Claudia Piñeiro.
Heliopolis Library will be hosting a discussion and signing of the book “Shadia’s Memories” led by Egyptian journalist and author Alaa Abdel Hady
To celebrate the birthday of writer Haruki Murakami on January 12, Egypt Today looks at 10 of his best stor Haruki Murakami ies.
The author of a book that is highly critical of Trump’s first year as US president said his revelations were likely to bring an end to Trump’s time.
One of the most influential writers of all time, J.R.R. Tolkien, author of “The Hobbit” and “The Lord of the Rings”, was born on January 3, 1892
Acclaimed sci-fi author Isaac Asimov was born on this day in history on January 2. Egypt Today looks at the life and works of this remarkable thinker.
Palestinian author Huzama Habayeb has been awarded the 2017 Naguib Mahfouz Medal for Literature by AUC Press.
“We used the Western style to express our own themes and stories. But don't forget that our heritage includes The Thousand and One Nights.”
Egyptian prominent author Mekkawi Said died at the age of 61.
November 30 is the birthday of celebrated American writer Mark Twain, the author of ‘The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn’ and other beloved classics.