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Acclaimed author Amin Maalouf discusses his recent book Adrift with Margaret Heffernan at a special online event hosted by the Bristol Festival of Ideas. In the book Maalouf uses his own intellectual and political autobiography to trace how civilisations have drifted apart throughout the twentieth century. Monday...

It is with great sadness we announce the death of our author Paolo Maurensig, whose novels A Devil Comes to Town and Game of the Gods are published by World Editions, translated from the Italian by Anne Milano Appel. World Editions publisher Judith Uyterlinde says, ‘It...

Visit these great blogs for reviews of this German-language bestseller, translated by Sharmila Cohen ‘The High-Rise Diver is a chillingly beautiful dissection of perfected capitalism. Lucadou creates a horribly convincing world where every aspect of existence has been monetised. In a taut, delicate narrative an implacable and disinterested cruelty faces the...

Amin Maalouf and Marina Warner in conversation at the Royal Society of Literature, 31 March, 6.30-7.30 pm BST In Association with the Sheikh Zayed Book Award President of the Royal Society of Literature, Marina Warner, is joined in conversation by French-Lebanese author Amin Maalouf. Their conversation, streamed...