Why St George’s Day is marked in Catalonia with roses and books
Spain

Why St George’s Day is marked in Catalonia with roses and books

St George is the patron saint of Catalonia - but why do locals celebrate by exchanging red roses and books?

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts
Spain

Ernest Hemingway’s favourite Spanish haunts

Bloody Easter: the origins of Norwegian holiday crime fiction
Norway

Bloody Easter: the origins of Norwegian holiday crime fiction

Ten strange things you never knew about Dante

Ten strange things you never knew about Dante

Dante Day: How Italy is celebrating its national poet

Dante Day: How Italy is celebrating its national poet

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Dante’s last laugh: Why Italy’s national poet isn’t buried where you think he is

Seven must-read German books written by women
Germany

Seven must-read German books written by women

INTERVIEW: ‘I talk about the things you are not supposed to talk about’
Denmark

INTERVIEW: ‘I talk about the things you are not supposed to talk about’

New book digs up Stasi files on Günter Grass
Germany

New book digs up Stasi files on Günter Grass

How you can mark Italy’s Dante Day on March 25th
Italy

How you can mark Italy’s Dante Day on March 25th

Madrid Bookie: The intimate literary salon with big ambitions
Spain

Madrid Bookie: The intimate literary salon with big ambitions

Elena Ferrante: Italian author’s next novel to be published in English next year
Italy

Elena Ferrante: Italian author’s next novel to be published in English next year

Norwegian author writes book for release in 100 years
Norway

Norwegian author writes book for release in 100 years

Five things to know about the Nobel Prize in Literature
Sweden

Five things to know about the Nobel Prize in Literature

Star Italian author Elena Ferrante has a new novel out in November
Italy

Star Italian author Elena Ferrante has a new novel out in November

Early sketches of ‘The Little Prince’ discovered in Swiss home
Switzerland

Early sketches of ‘The Little Prince’ discovered in Swiss home

Book review: ‘The Green Silk Shawl describes a poorer and tougher Switzerland’
Switzerland

Book review: ‘The Green Silk Shawl describes a poorer and tougher Switzerland’

Aarhus literature festival takes multilingual approach to programme
Denmark

Aarhus literature festival takes multilingual approach to programme

Travelling back in time: Five of the best old Italian travel books
Italy

Travelling back in time: Five of the best old Italian travel books

New novel gives weight to being a Jewish expat in Berlin
Germany

New novel gives weight to being a Jewish expat in Berlin

Siri Histvedt scoops Spain’s top literary award
Spain

Siri Histvedt scoops Spain’s top literary award

Shakespeare was from Sicily, say makers of new Italian TV show
Italy

Shakespeare was from Sicily, say makers of new Italian TV show

Novelist Stridsberg becomes first Swede to be nominated for Man Booker Prize
Sweden

Novelist Stridsberg becomes first Swede to be nominated for Man Booker Prize

Top reads: 11 classic books about Switzerland
Switzerland

Top reads: 11 classic books about Switzerland

Swedes ‘like it hot’: Erotic audiobooks all the rage
Sweden

Swedes ‘like it hot’: Erotic audiobooks all the rage

New Elena Ferrante street art unveiled in Naples
Italy

New Elena Ferrante street art unveiled in Naples

95-year-old poet wins top Spanish literary award
Spain

95-year-old poet wins top Spanish literary award

A new discovery at Verona University could change the story of Dante’s life
Italy

A new discovery at Verona University could change the story of Dante’s life

Guadeloupe author wins alternative prize in Nobel absence
Sweden

Guadeloupe author wins alternative prize in Nobel absence

TV version of Elena Ferrante’s My Brilliant Friend debuts in Venice: watch the trailer
Italy

TV version of Elena Ferrante’s My Brilliant Friend debuts in Venice: watch the trailer

Four writers shortlisted for ‘the new Nobel Literature Prize’
Sweden

Four writers shortlisted for ‘the new Nobel Literature Prize’

10 summer poems to make you fall in love with the German language
Germany

10 summer poems to make you fall in love with the German language

French discover new pleasure: adult comics about wine
France

French discover new pleasure: adult comics about wine

10 Madrid bookshops that are more than just bookshops
Spain

10 Madrid bookshops that are more than just bookshops

Aarhus literature festival wants internationals to be part of its story
Denmark

Aarhus literature festival wants internationals to be part of its story

Swedish Academy members granted leave after scandal
Sweden

Swedish Academy members granted leave after scandal

Five things to know about the Nobel Literature Prize
Sweden

Five things to know about the Nobel Literature Prize

Two for one: Swedish Academy member sees Nobel crisis silver lining
Sweden

Two for one: Swedish Academy member sees Nobel crisis silver lining

Record amount of Norwegian literature sold abroad
Norway

Record amount of Norwegian literature sold abroad

Fire at Sacra di San Michele, abbey that inspired The Name of the Rose
Italy

Fire at Sacra di San Michele, abbey that inspired The Name of the Rose

Italian classic The Name of the Rose to be adapted for TV
Italy

Italian classic The Name of the Rose to be adapted for TV

Italy’s literary superstar Elena Ferrante gets a newspaper column – in English
Italy

Italy’s literary superstar Elena Ferrante gets a newspaper column – in English

Suicide in art: what Goethe can tell us about Netflix series 13 Reasons Why
Germany

Suicide in art: what Goethe can tell us about Netflix series 13 Reasons Why

Transgender teddy, girl pirate: authors tackle gender norms at Frankfurt Book Fair
Germany

Transgender teddy, girl pirate: authors tackle gender norms at Frankfurt Book Fair

Star authors en vogue at Frankfurt Book Fair
Germany

Star authors en vogue at Frankfurt Book Fair

‘We’re THRILLED Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize’
Sweden

‘We’re THRILLED Kazuo Ishiguro has won the Nobel Prize’

BLOG: British writer Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature
Sweden

BLOG: British writer Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize in Literature

Nobel speculations: Who will win the Literature prize?
Sweden

Nobel speculations: Who will win the Literature prize?

Nobel Literature Prize to be announced later this week
Sweden

Nobel Literature Prize to be announced later this week

How a remarkable novel is helping Spain come to terms with the Basque Country’s violent past
Spain

How a remarkable novel is helping Spain come to terms with the Basque Country’s violent past

The forgotten feminist history of the French fairy tale
France

The forgotten feminist history of the French fairy tale

Five Spanish authors you should read this summer
Spain

Five Spanish authors you should read this summer

Swedish crime novelist Ekbäck writes women back into history

Swedish crime novelist Ekbäck writes women back into history

Norway to digitise Nigerian literature
Norway

Norway to digitise Nigerian literature

France’s bad boy of literature takes ‘French Bashing’ to New York
France

France’s bad boy of literature takes ‘French Bashing’ to New York

‘Berlin is no longer a place where you can come and just write a book’
Germany

‘Berlin is no longer a place where you can come and just write a book’

23 famous quotes to inspire you to travel to Italy
Italy

23 famous quotes to inspire you to travel to Italy

Sweden still doesn’t know if Bob Dylan will give a Nobel talk
Sweden

Sweden still doesn’t know if Bob Dylan will give a Nobel talk

10 of the best novels about life in rural France (apart from A Year in Provence)
France

10 of the best novels about life in rural France (apart from A Year in Provence)

Um, about that Nobel Prize… No word from Bob Dylan ahead of Sweden gigs
Sweden

Um, about that Nobel Prize… No word from Bob Dylan ahead of Sweden gigs

Norway for bookworms: A short travel guide for literature lovers
Norway

Norway for bookworms: A short travel guide for literature lovers

Swedish Academy to award Nobel Literature Prize
Sweden

Swedish Academy to award Nobel Literature Prize

Hitler’s Mein Kampf a surprise entry in Italian schoolkids’ top books list
Italy

Hitler’s Mein Kampf a surprise entry in Italian schoolkids’ top books list

OPINION: Does Dylan realize what his Nobel snub is doing to musicians?
Sweden

OPINION: Does Dylan realize what his Nobel snub is doing to musicians?

Italian wins Bad Sex in Fiction Award for ‘dancing genitals’
Italy

Italian wins Bad Sex in Fiction Award for ‘dancing genitals’

Bob Dylan to come to Stockholm, may perform
Sweden

Bob Dylan to come to Stockholm, may perform

Swedish Nobel fury: ‘Dylan has planted his last potato’
Sweden

Swedish Nobel fury: ‘Dylan has planted his last potato’

Bob Dylan won’t go to Stockholm for Nobel
Sweden

Bob Dylan won’t go to Stockholm for Nobel

Professor Raptor and Madama Chips: How Harry Potter became Italian
Italy

Professor Raptor and Madama Chips: How Harry Potter became Italian

Novel about killer nanny wins France’s top literary gong
France

Novel about killer nanny wins France’s top literary gong

Five things not to miss at the Frankfurt Book Fair
Germany

Five things not to miss at the Frankfurt Book Fair

Did Bob Dylan finally acknowledge his Nobel Prize?
Sweden

Did Bob Dylan finally acknowledge his Nobel Prize?

Frankfurt fair shakes up book world with art, virtual reality
Germany

Frankfurt fair shakes up book world with art, virtual reality

No response yet from Dylan on Nobel Prize win
Sweden

No response yet from Dylan on Nobel Prize win

Finally! French fans go mad for Harry Potter translation
France

Finally! French fans go mad for Harry Potter translation

This is Stockholm calling: Where are you, Bob Dylan?
Sweden

This is Stockholm calling: Where are you, Bob Dylan?

Obituary: Dario Fo, master of satire and political farce
Italy

Obituary: Dario Fo, master of satire and political farce

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2016
Sweden

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2016

Nobel Prize-winning Italian playwright Dario Fo dies at 90
Italy

Nobel Prize-winning Italian playwright Dario Fo dies at 90

Fake Ferrante Twitter account sparks fresh confusion over author’s identity
Italy

Fake Ferrante Twitter account sparks fresh confusion over author’s identity

Elena Ferrante’s ‘unmasking’ sparks literary privacy row
Italy

Elena Ferrante’s ‘unmasking’ sparks literary privacy row

Nobel Literature Prize announcement delayed
Sweden

Nobel Literature Prize announcement delayed

Poetry can ‘save Arab world’ says Nobel Prize hopeful
Sweden

Poetry can ‘save Arab world’ says Nobel Prize hopeful

Six authors who found inspiration in Switzerland
Switzerland

Six authors who found inspiration in Switzerland

US novelist Richard Ford wins prestigious Spanish prize
Spain

US novelist Richard Ford wins prestigious Spanish prize

Proust’s personal archives to go under the hammer in Paris
France

Proust’s personal archives to go under the hammer in Paris

Spain in tug-of-war with Lorca family over poet’s archive
Spain

Spain in tug-of-war with Lorca family over poet’s archive

Unser Shakespeare: Germans’ mad obsession with the Bard
Germany

Unser Shakespeare: Germans’ mad obsession with the Bard

US writer wins Sweden’s top children’s book prize
Sweden

US writer wins Sweden’s top children’s book prize

Nobel panel slams Rushdie death threats
Sweden

Nobel panel slams Rushdie death threats

Meet Dante Alighieri’s stargazing Italian descendant
Italy

Meet Dante Alighieri’s stargazing Italian descendant

Anne Frank diary to go online amid legal row
France

Anne Frank diary to go online amid legal row

Murakami wins Danish literature prize
Denmark

Murakami wins Danish literature prize

Mathias Enard wins France’s top literary prize
France

Mathias Enard wins France’s top literary prize

Spanish artist to draw controversial Millennium spin off comic books
Spain

Spanish artist to draw controversial Millennium spin off comic books

When Max and Moritz’s ‘gruesome’ story began
Germany

When Max and Moritz’s ‘gruesome’ story began

‘Glory to Svetlana and thank you, Sweden’
Sweden

‘Glory to Svetlana and thank you, Sweden’

Who is the 2015 Nobel Literature winner?
Sweden

Who is the 2015 Nobel Literature winner?

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2015
Sweden

BLOG: Sweden’s Nobel Prize in Literature 2015

‘We keep a typewriter at the back for customers to punch out poems’
Spain

‘We keep a typewriter at the back for customers to punch out poems’

Carmen Balcells, legendary literary agent to Nobel prize winners, dies
Spain

Carmen Balcells, legendary literary agent to Nobel prize winners, dies

Top German books compete for literary prize
Germany

Top German books compete for literary prize

‘Millennium’ author backs Danish media boycott
Denmark

‘Millennium’ author backs Danish media boycott

Museum opens world of the Brothers Grimm
Germany

Museum opens world of the Brothers Grimm

Winnie the Pooh translator passes away
Germany

Winnie the Pooh translator passes away

Stolen Swedish antique books returned by FBI
Sweden

Stolen Swedish antique books returned by FBI

Cuban author awarded Spain’s literature prize
Spain

Cuban author awarded Spain’s literature prize

Nobel-winning author Günter Grass dies
Germany

Nobel-winning author Günter Grass dies

Cervantes has been found…or has he?
Spain

Cervantes has been found…or has he?

Kafka’s Metamorphosis: 100 years of perplexity
Germany

Kafka’s Metamorphosis: 100 years of perplexity

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Spain

Is 400 year Cervantes mystery solved?

Majority of Italians never read a book
Italy

Majority of Italians never read a book

35 percent of Spaniards ‘don’t read books’
Spain

35 percent of Spaniards ‘don’t read books’

Top ten: Famous quotes about Italy
Italy

Top ten: Famous quotes about Italy

Novelist Siegfried Lenz dies aged 88
Germany

Novelist Siegfried Lenz dies aged 88

Amazon ‘should not endanger diversity’
Germany

Amazon ‘should not endanger diversity’

Russia’s Ulitskaya wins Austrian literature prize
Austria

Russia’s Ulitskaya wins Austrian literature prize

Irish author wins top Spanish literary award
Spain

Irish author wins top Spanish literary award

Row over ‘obscene’ gay school book
Italy

Row over ‘obscene’ gay school book

Author Stefanie Zweig dies aged 81
Germany

Author Stefanie Zweig dies aged 81

Barcelona book day hit by author strike
Spain

Barcelona book day hit by author strike

How do expat families pick books for their kids?
Sweden

How do expat families pick books for their kids?

France takes Sweden’s crime fiction mantle
Sweden

France takes Sweden’s crime fiction mantle

Brit turns Swedish dogs into English kids books
Sweden

Brit turns Swedish dogs into English kids books

Gunter Grass hangs up novelist pen
Germany

Gunter Grass hangs up novelist pen

‘I was the only person I knew who wrote stories’
Sweden

‘I was the only person I knew who wrote stories’

Google honours French icon Camus 100 years on
France

Google honours French icon Camus 100 years on

US writer wins top French literary prize
France

US writer wins top French literary prize

Famous writer’s lost tapes turn up in Madrid
Spain

Famous writer’s lost tapes turn up in Madrid

French spy novelist De Villiers dies at 83
France

French spy novelist De Villiers dies at 83

Alice Munro wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature
Sweden

Alice Munro wins 2013 Nobel Prize in Literature

Chick-lit can heal sick women: Swedish study
Sweden

Chick-lit can heal sick women: Swedish study

Date for Nobel literature prize revealed
Sweden

Date for Nobel literature prize revealed

Norway writer sees Nobel hopes fail
Norway

Norway writer sees Nobel hopes fail

Holocaust survivor and literary legend dies
Germany

Holocaust survivor and literary legend dies

Günter Grass: Facebook is ‘crap’
Germany

Günter Grass: Facebook is ‘crap’

Book explores gay scenes in ‘The Simpsons’
Germany

Book explores gay scenes in ‘The Simpsons’

‘Germany is indifferent to neo-Nazi violence’
Germany

‘Germany is indifferent to neo-Nazi violence’

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Germany

Chapter One of ‘The Jewish Candidate’

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Germany

Prologue to ‘The Jewish Candidate’

‘Berlin-bashing’ book catalogues capital’s flops
Germany

‘Berlin-bashing’ book catalogues capital’s flops

Stern’s forged Hitler diaries to go public
Germany

Stern’s forged Hitler diaries to go public

Beloved children’s author Otfried Preußler dies
Germany

Beloved children’s author Otfried Preußler dies

Eradicating racism from German children’s books
Germany

Eradicating racism from German children’s books

Germans gay about sexy Shakespeare sonnets
Germany

Germans gay about sexy Shakespeare sonnets

Grass calls Israel nuke whistle-blower a hero
Germany

Grass calls Israel nuke whistle-blower a hero

Book describes Germany without foreigners
Germany

Book describes Germany without foreigners

‘Take Me To Your Umlauts!’ in English
Germany

‘Take Me To Your Umlauts!’ in English

Grass hits back at anti-Semitism charge
Germany

Grass hits back at anti-Semitism charge

‘Right motive but wrong tone’ Grass splits critics
Germany

‘Right motive but wrong tone’ Grass splits critics

Günter Grass slates Israel in new poem
Germany

Günter Grass slates Israel in new poem

The Local’s top ten German novelists
Germany

The Local’s top ten German novelists

Kafka’s letters bought by German archive
Germany

Kafka’s letters bought by German archive

Flip book publisher joins the digital age
Germany

Flip book publisher joins the digital age

Leipzig Book Fair eyes record attendance rate
Germany

Leipzig Book Fair eyes record attendance rate

Dissident Chinese author says persistence beat travel ban
Germany

Dissident Chinese author says persistence beat travel ban

‘The Neverending Story’ tops list of world’s favourite German books
Germany

‘The Neverending Story’ tops list of world’s favourite German books

Bavaria offers access to rare books with mobile application
Germany

Bavaria offers access to rare books with mobile application

Feisty ‘literature pope’ Reich-Ranicki turns 90
Germany

Feisty ‘literature pope’ Reich-Ranicki turns 90

John E. Woods: Bringing German literature to the world
Germany

John E. Woods: Bringing German literature to the world

German scholar rankles Swiss with questions over Heidi’s origins
Germany

German scholar rankles Swiss with questions over Heidi’s origins

The worst of times for literary translators in Germany?
Germany

The worst of times for literary translators in Germany?

Young literary star Hegemann counters plagiarism claim
Germany

Young literary star Hegemann counters plagiarism claim

Anne Frank’s helper Miep Gies dies
Germany

Anne Frank’s helper Miep Gies dies

Nobel author Müller wants probe into those who spied on her
Germany

Nobel author Müller wants probe into those who spied on her

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Germany

Herta Müller: A German conscience for Ceauşescu’s Romania

Herta Müller wins Nobel Prize for literature
Germany

Herta Müller wins Nobel Prize for literature

Copy of original ‘Schindler’s list’ found in Australian library
Germany

Copy of original ‘Schindler’s list’ found in Australian library

Three East German authors named for National Prize
Germany

Three East German authors named for National Prize

Reich-Ranicki ruckus co-opted by advertising industry
Germany

Reich-Ranicki ruckus co-opted by advertising industry

Women Turkish writers stand proud in Frankfurt
Germany

Women Turkish writers stand proud in Frankfurt

Electronic books a hit at Frankfurt Book Fair
Germany

Electronic books a hit at Frankfurt Book Fair

Berlin gets bookish
Germany

Berlin gets bookish

Book warns German children watch porn at 8 and have sex at 12
Germany

Book warns German children watch porn at 8 and have sex at 12

Nick Hornby prefers reading to Germans
Germany

Nick Hornby prefers reading to Germans

Germany’s top literature prize goes to Josef Winkler
Germany

Germany’s top literature prize goes to Josef Winkler

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Sweden

Book case: novel crime method uncovered

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Sweden

Why Swedish books don’t sell in Britain

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Sweden

Austrian wins Nobel Prize for Literature

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Sweden

Apartment blast “was not an accident”

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Sweden

Suspected book thief found dead

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Sweden

Suicide book thief stole from Uppsala

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Sweden

Police recover stolen library books

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Sweden

Astrid Lindgren prize goes to Japan and UK

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Sweden

Academy man quits over Nobel winner

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Sweden

Stockholm stations to get library book dispensers

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Sweden

Guillou: I kinda like Condi

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Sweden

‘Media jukebox’ to lure youngsters to libraries

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Sweden

New Yorker opens new chapter in Swedish book market

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Sweden

Swedes want audio books for Christmas

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Sweden

Reviewer slams book that was never written

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Sweden

Writer sacked for faking book review

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Sweden

Swedes see the funny side of Soviet power

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Sweden

Author Lars Forssell dead

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Sweden

Nobel Literature Prize date set

Astrid Lindgren: the legacy lives on
Sweden

Astrid Lindgren: the legacy lives on

Sweden hails Pippi Longstocking author
Sweden

Sweden hails Pippi Longstocking author

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Sweden

Author Stig Claesson dies

Australian author wins Astrid Lindgren prize
Sweden

Australian author wins Astrid Lindgren prize

World writers decry censorship at Swedish literary meet
Sweden

World writers decry censorship at Swedish literary meet

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Sweden

Kids’ books become ideological battleground in Sweden

Nobel literature academy hails Solzhenitsyn
Sweden

Nobel literature academy hails Solzhenitsyn

Nobel a likely no-no for Sweden’s king of crime fiction
Sweden

Nobel a likely no-no for Sweden’s king of crime fiction

Swedish Academy rep slams US literature
Sweden

Swedish Academy rep slams US literature

Swedes brace for movie version of Stieg Larsson thriller
Sweden

Swedes brace for movie version of Stieg Larsson thriller

Swedish-Chinese author accused of plagiarism
Sweden

Swedish-Chinese author accused of plagiarism

Battle of the Swedish literary manifestos
Sweden

Battle of the Swedish literary manifestos

Swedes snap up tickets as second ‘Millennium’ film opens
Sweden

Swedes snap up tickets as second ‘Millennium’ film opens

Jewish ghetto tale scoops 2009 August Prize
Sweden

Jewish ghetto tale scoops 2009 August Prize

‘Millennium’ trilogy heading to Hollywood
Sweden

‘Millennium’ trilogy heading to Hollywood

Pippi Longstocking among 100 top books
Sweden

Pippi Longstocking among 100 top books

Sweden’s Enquist wins Austrian literature prize
Sweden

Sweden’s Enquist wins Austrian literature prize

Nobel lit prize winner: writing ‘alerts us to oppression’
Sweden

Nobel lit prize winner: writing ‘alerts us to oppression’

Introducing…Björn Ranelid
Sweden

Introducing…Björn Ranelid

Australian author lands Astrid Lindgren prize
Sweden

Australian author lands Astrid Lindgren prize

Swedish librarians find stolen atlas in New York
Sweden

Swedish librarians find stolen atlas in New York

Syrian poet tipped ahead of Nobel lit prize announcement
Sweden

Syrian poet tipped ahead of Nobel lit prize announcement

Swedish poet awarded 2011 Literature Nobel
Sweden

Swedish poet awarded 2011 Literature Nobel

Jens Lapidus: Sweden’s newest star crime writer
Sweden

Jens Lapidus: Sweden’s newest star crime writer

‘Sweden is more complex than a Billy bookshelf’
Sweden

‘Sweden is more complex than a Billy bookshelf’

Eight reasons to visit the Göteborg Book Fair
Sweden

Eight reasons to visit the Göteborg Book Fair

Nobel Laureate visits inspire Rinkeby teenagers’ dreams
Sweden

Nobel Laureate visits inspire Rinkeby teenagers’ dreams

Seven hot names in the Nobel Literature race
Sweden

Seven hot names in the Nobel Literature race

Chinese author Mo Yan awarded Nobel lit prize
Sweden

Chinese author Mo Yan awarded Nobel lit prize

‘It was an easy decision’: Swedish Academy
Sweden

‘It was an easy decision’: Swedish Academy

Mo Yan win ‘denigrates’ Nobel lit prize: artist
Sweden

Mo Yan win ‘denigrates’ Nobel lit prize: artist

Swedes enlist Canadian’s novel in sex slavery fight
Sweden

Swedes enlist Canadian’s novel in sex slavery fight

Stockholm hosts world’s largest book club
Sweden

Stockholm hosts world’s largest book club

Mushroom mix-up taints Swedish Academy
Sweden

Mushroom mix-up taints Swedish Academy

Mo Yan to avoid politics at Nobel awards
Sweden

Mo Yan to avoid politics at Nobel awards

Jonas Gardell named ‘Swede of the Year’
Sweden

Jonas Gardell named ‘Swede of the Year’

Ten Swedish books to read before you die
Sweden

Ten Swedish books to read before you die

100-year-old tale brings Swedish author unlikely global success
Sweden

100-year-old tale brings Swedish author unlikely global success

Swedish historian lands prestigious Pulitzer prize
Sweden

Swedish historian lands prestigious Pulitzer prize

China’s Mo Yan releases new book on Nobel win
Sweden

China’s Mo Yan releases new book on Nobel win

Disney to make film of Swede’s 100-year-old tale
Sweden

Disney to make film of Swede’s 100-year-old tale

Swedish expats use book club to survive London
Sweden

Swedish expats use book club to survive London

GALLERY: The ten best books about France
France

GALLERY: The ten best books about France

Italy’s hopes for tourism rise as Dan Brown visits
Italy

Italy’s hopes for tourism rise as Dan Brown visits

The best books about Italy in English
Italy

The best books about Italy in English

Precocious Swiss-American teen strikes gold with debut novel
Switzerland

Precocious Swiss-American teen strikes gold with debut novel

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France

Fifty shades of fake: spin-offs irk French publisher

Israeli wins top French literature prize
France

Israeli wins top French literature prize

Academie rewards Algerian writer
France

Academie rewards Algerian writer

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France

Biology teacher wins France’s top literary prize

Oscar Wilde’s Paris tomb made safe from dangerous kisses
France

Oscar Wilde’s Paris tomb made safe from dangerous kisses

Fewer in Denmark read books, despite publishing growth
Denmark

Fewer in Denmark read books, despite publishing growth

How a new wave of children’s books is tackling the migrant crisis
Italy

How a new wave of children’s books is tackling the migrant crisis

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Germany

Merkel mourns Solzhenitsyn’s death