Beach libraries and celebrating reading through cricket will form part of the year-long programme in Sharjah when it becomes the 19th UNESCO World Book Capital.... Read more
The Sharjah Publishing City, intended to become a new publishing hub in the Middle East, is now officially open.
The UK will be the guest of honour at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) next month.
Our latest picture gallery features pictures of George Ezra, Michael Rosen, stormtroopers, Sharjah International Book Fair and Unbound's fifth birthday celebrations.
UK and European publishers attending the Sharjah International Book Fair have said the event has brought new business and new opportunities for them and their... Read more
The Arab world should “use culture rather than guns” to achieve its ends, guests were told at the opening ceremony of the 35th Sharjah International... Read more
Sharjah's purpose-built "Publishing City" will open in January 2017.
A new 2 million UED (£365,907.56) award for translation was announced at the opening of the 34th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) yesterday (Wednesday 4th... Read more
Unrest in the Middle East is having a negative impact on the book trade throughout the Arab world, Sharjah International Book Fair’s director Ahmed bin... Read more
David Baldacci’s YA novel The Finisher (Pan Macmillan) took the crown for the Best International Fiction Book at the Sharjah International Book Fair Awards yesterday... Read more