The decision to award Austrian Author Peter Handke with the 2019 Literature Prize has led to a backlash over his support of the late former Serbian leader Slobodan Milosevic.
An innovative project combines old-fashioned storytelling with digital technology in Estonia and Latvia to kindle a new love of books among kindergarten children.
Jonathan Miller, satirist and director of opera and theatre, dies aged 85
The 38thedition of the Sharjah International Book Fair was held from October 30th until November 9th 2019.
Conjuring up ideas to engage children with books is what Emirati author and illustrator Maitha Al Khayat has been doing for more than ten years.
Through his books, the writer Andrei Kurkov has discovered the many faces of Ukraine, a country that remains in the eye of the hurricane.
The Nobel Prize in Literature is going to be awarded to two laureates in 2019.
The upcoming sale has drawn criticism from campaigners who had hoped to turn the facility into an arts center to honour the Irish writer's legacy.
“The Testaments” is a gripping read that goes down so easily, people may not realize what a progressive piece they’re devouring.
We ask booksellers and political scientists what to read this Autumn to understand the latest trends in Europe.
The follow up to the best-selling 1985 dystopian novel has already been shortlisted for the Booker Prize, a week before it was launched.
Before his death in 1924, Kafka left all of his work to his friend and editor Max Brod, instructing him to burn every manuscript without reading it.
She called Bill Clinton "our first black president" — a turn of phrase that stirred years of debate, and for which she later expressed a measure of regret..
US novelist Toni Morrison, the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, dies aged 88
Euronews went to Moscow and asked locals about their favourite Russian authors.
The Hemingway Days celebrations this year marked what would have been the writer's 120th birthday.
Franco Zeffirelli, the Italian director acclaimed for his work in film, theatre and opera, has died at the age of 96.
Just outside Oslo, a forest is being grown from scratch for this purpose.
The emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates was recently elected the UNESCO World Book Capital for 2019.
A crowdfunding site has raised tens of thousands of pounds to try to keep the Lady Chatterley's Lover copy that was used in the 1960 obscenity trial in the United Kingdom.
A vaccine came too late for his daughter, Olivia.
Road Trip Europe: Romanian-born poet Miguel Gane reflects on European identity
"It wasn't easy ... when you decide to write your memoirs, it means you accept the idea that life is already behind you."
Writer and activist Marek Halter spoke to Isabelle Kumar on Euronews' Cult programme about the challenges of penning his memoirs.
Smart Regions meets the experts digitising and preserving millions of books in order to safeguard Slovakia's cultural heritage.
The Nobel Foundation last year stopped the Swedish Academy from handing out the award after a string of sexual misconduct allegations against the husband of one of its board members threw the institution into crisis mode.
"He discovered at last that she had outgrown his liking. She had borne ten children and had lost many of her good looks, was growing old, in fact," a recently-unearthed letter revealed.