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Once Upon a Time in Malaysia: A local tale of daring...

After 20 years of writing, Dr Davendralingam Sinniah has finally completed his novel inspired by Malaysian history.

US files lawsuit to seize money from sales of Snowden’s book

Edward Snowden’s lawyer says the lawsuit was without merit.

Snowden says would like French asylum

Edward Snowden applied for asylum in France under former president Francois Hollande in 2013.

Mahathir launches Japanese translation of book on his speeches

The book, giving guidance to youths on their responsibilities, was launched in Kyodo.

J.K. Rowling will release four Harry Potter e-books this summer

The collection will explore 'traditional folklore and magic at the heart of the Harry Potter series.'

Big Bad Wolf Book Sale comes to Sabah for first time

The world’s biggest book sale will be offering discounted books at 75%-95% off the recommended retail price.

Ex-Argentine president Kirchner presents her best-selling book

Cristina Kirchner has presented her best-selling book 'Sincerely' at the Buenos Aires Book Fair amid expectations she will run in October's elections.

Tony Fernandes launches memoirs in Bahasa Malaysia

AirAsia boss hopes his book will inspire others to achieve their dreams.

The trials and triumphs of GE14, as seen by Kee Thuan...

Kee's book ‘The People’s Victory’ tells the story of how the people, frustrated with the BN government, rose up to take their destiny in their hands on May 9, 2018.

No ‘Kunyit’ programmes in schools, education ministry says

The ministry doesn't permit such 'gender awareness programmes' at government schools, says Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching.

Canada acquires rare book previously owned by Adolf Hitler

The institution acquired the book from a reputable Judaica dealer, who obtained it as part of a collection owned by a Holocaust survivor.

5 things you didn’t know about the Big Bad Wolf book...

Read how two creative and enterprising individuals came about the idea to offer books at truly unbelievable prices.

Malay ‘Billion Dollar Whale’ now in stores

Entrepreneur Development Minister Mohd Redzuan Md Yusof launches the book, which he says is 'excellently written', at home of former law minister Zaid Ibrahim.

Obama’s book sells 1.4 million copies in a week

Based on demand from retailers across all channels, the publisher has printed 3 million hardcover copies in North America - the book sold more than 725,000 copies on its first day.

These are the world’s sexiest hotel bedrooms

There are old classics, new loves, passion projects and statement stays from the Cotswolds to the Caribbean, Paris to Phuket.

Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book

The former first lady slams US President Donald Trump in her new book, recalling how she reacted in shock the night she learned he would replace her husband in the Oval Office and tried to 'block it all out'.

Billionaire Robert Kuok’s memoir is ‘Book of the Year’

'Robert Kuok: A Memoir' was expected to sell 4,000 copies, but sold 10 times that in just 4 months.

Book Review: The Rules of Wealth by Richard Templar

Get some eye-opening thoughts on how to make money, watch it grow and spend it in fulfilling ways.

Woodward’s Trump book sells 1.1 million in first week

The book's performance outstrips even Michael Wolff's 'Fire and Fury,' also about the Trump administration, which sold more than a million copies in the first week of its January release.

Terengganu Sultanah misunderstands book, says Rewcastle-Brown

The Sarawak Report editor says she never claimed that the Terengganu Sultanah was involved in the Terengganu Investment Authority, which later became 1MDB.

Royal council: Terengganu sultanah had no ties to 1MDB-linked firm

It is demanding an apology from 'The Sarawak Report' author for linking Jho Low to sultanah.

Michelle Obama announces stadium tour to support ‘Becoming’

Obama and Live Nation will donate 10% of every show’s tickets to local charities, schools, and community groups in each city the tour visits.

Porn star Daniels to publish book on Trump affair

Even though the book will be dedicated to her daughter, she will have to wait 'until she is of a certain age' before she can read it.

Trump dismisses Woodward book as a ‘joke’

The president took to Twitter with a preemptive round of attacks, denouncing as fiction Woodward's reconstruction of scenes in which frustrated aides scramble to contain the mercurial president's reckless impulses.