In Japan, the HMV and Tower Records brands live on, with HMV opening a new flagship bookstore in Tokyo’s Shibuya neighborhood.
Hemingway’s celebration of Paris in the 1920s, A Moveable Feast, has hit the top of the French bestseller lists following this month’s terror attacks.
Assouline Publishing is set to open an exclusive standalone bookstore in a new French restaurant and bakery in Houston, Texas.
The shortlist for the 2015 Bad Sex in Fiction Award features several A-list names, led by Morrissey, Erica Jong and Lauren Groff.
Asymptote Magazine features an interview with Danish-to-English translator K.E. Semmel about his latest book projects and more.
The foundation that holds the copyright to The Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank plans to add her father as a co-author to extend the term of copyright.
Mexican author Fernando del Paso wins the Cervantes Prize, considered the most prestigious literary award in the Spanish language.
The BBC Get Reading campaign encourages British citizens to make books a bigger part of their lives in 2016.
Monique Schwitter has won the 2015 Swiss Book Prize for her book, One in the Other. She will receive 30,000 Swiss francs in prize winnings.
Several Korean translators and winners of LTI Korea’s 2015 Literature Translation Awards discuss the particular and tricky nuances of the Korean language.