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Where East meets West

Chinese author Duncan Jepson merges East and West ideologies in his new thriller

Ankush Saikia interview

Indian author explains why Shillong forms the basis of his new thriller

Joy and pain revisited

The startling family discovery which sparked Amy Tan's new novel, Joy Luck Club

Reimagining Noël Coward

Janette Jenkins' new book recasts the notorious thespian's life

INXS on camera

New mini-series captures the true story of the Aussie rockers

How to be an author, by authors

We asked six acclaimed writers for advice on how to get started

Under the skin with Paddy Ashdown

Former UK politician talks books, coalitions, 007 and the greatest PM ever

Girls on OSN

Hit US comedy Girls is coming back to screens in the Middle East

Walking Home From Mongolia

UK adventurer walks from Hong Kong to Mongolia

Gary Shteyngart interview

Leningrad-born author looks at his past in Little Failure A Memoir

Danish crime thriller Borgen

Star Birgitte Hjort Sørensen talks ahead of final series

Chinese books you should really read

Native publishers pick out five Chinese rising stars to watch

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