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On his 28th birthday: know more about the books Salah reads

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 04:06 GMT

Salah previously announced on social media that reading is one of his hobbies.

ET list for the most popular books in 2019

Fri, 27 Dec 2019 - 04:35 GMT

Egypt Today gives its readers glimpses about 10 of the most popular books in 2019.

Ministry of Culture to protect late Hassan Kamy’s library

Wed, 19 Dec 2018 - 02:31 GMT

The Ministry of Culture encourages all citizens to prevent the abuse of our national heritage.

Cairo prepares for 50th International Book Fair

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 - 09:30 GMT

The book fair is considered the most significant in its category of events in the Pan-Arab region.

Words like no other

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 10:32 GMT

From her very first collection of short stories back in 2014, up-and-coming novelist Ghada Elabsy has managed to establish a strong connection with her readers.

Banned on screen, but published as books

Fri, 03 Aug 2018 - 11:49 GMT

There are five pieces of literary work, that are legal and available for reading, yet are banned from being showcased on the cinema screen or theater stage.

Investing in classics: Bags, books and cars

Thu, 19 Jul 2018 - 08:00 GMT

From classic handbags, cars and books, what is the best market to save and invest your money nowadays?

Investment Alternatives: Looking Past Real Estate

Wed, 18 Jul 2018 - 08:00 GMT

From gold to stocks, what is the best market to save and invest your money nowadays?

Zewail’s book collection arrives at Bibliotheca Alexandrina

Sat, 30 Jun 2018 - 01:51 GMT

Zewail’s book collection arrives at Bibliotheca Alexandrina.

What's coming at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2018

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 - 01:09 GMT

Egypt Today looks at some of the fun things planned for this year's Abu Dhabi International Book Fair.

What's coming at Abu Dhabi International Book Fair 2018

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 - 01:09 GMT

Egypt Today looks at some of the fun things planned for this year's Abu Dhabi International Book Fair.

10 famous Egyptian novels that have received adaptations

Fri, 27 Apr 2018 - 10:17 GMT

Egypt Today looks at 10 Egyptian novels which have received film/TV adaptations.

What is World Book Day?

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 - 09:31 GMT

World Book Day was first organized in 1995 by UNESCO to honor two legends of world literature, Miguel Cervantes and William Shakespeare who died on April 23.

Ambassadors recommend books before visiting their countries

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 - 08:22 GMT

Babble asked a group of ambassadors from diverse countries to recommend a book that helps readers before they visit their countries.

Egyptian author Ahmad al Qarmalawi wins Zayed Book Award

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 - 09:00 GMT

Egyptian author Ahmad al Qarmalawi is one of the winners of the 2017-2018 Zayed Book Award.

Alexandria International Book Fair 2018 is underway

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 - 07:00 GMT

The 14th edition of the Alexandria International Book Fair is now underway, running from March 31 until April 9, 2018

Three news halls for blind at Dar El Kotob

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 - 10:11 GMT

Minister of Culture Ines Abdel-Dayem inaugurated three arts and music halls for the blind at Dar El Kotob (House of Books) on Sunday, March 25.

Terry Pratchett's ‘Discworld’ to become TV series

Fri, 02 Mar 2018 - 12:28 GMT

Terry Pratchett's beloved fantasy book series “Discworld” will be receiving a TV series adaptation to be produced by the BBC.

New book unveils secret moments of Naguib Mahfouz’s life

Thu, 22 Feb 2018 - 01:20 GMT

A new book about the renowned late Egyptian author Naguib Mahfouz called “Days with Naguib Mahfouz” by critic/author Fathy el-Ashry has been released.

Al-Azbakeya at CIB, a magnificent world of books

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 11:29 GMT

Crowds at the al-Azabkeya tent at the Cairo International Book Fair have been growing year-by-year because of the wide variety of rare and specialist books.

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