Personal tragedy haunts the hard-boiled novels that are turning top cop Omar Shahid Hamid into one of Pakistan's most popular English-language authors.
Wouk is best known for his portrayals of Jewish-American life and blockbuster World War II novels.
Macron said Houellebecq's novels were not pessimistic but full of hope in a society whose pillars, like culture and religion, had become fragile.
In a surprising move, David Grossman was awarded the Israel Prize.
Court of Appeal declares there are many similarities between his book and the movie, 'Bohsia: Jangan Pilih Jalan Hitam', in terms of plot, characters and message.