Xlibris News| Women’s Day Free Online Archive

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris News| Rare Books Worth Stealing

  An article from The Bustle shares how, in celebration of the 2018 International Women’s Day the Cambridge University Press has put together a large body of blog articles, book chapters, articles, and interviews by famous women thinkers, and made them available for reading in an online archive. For free.       For the […]

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Xlibris News| Occult Book Collection Online

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris News| Rare Books Worth Stealing

   A recent article from The Bustle announces that the Dutch Ritman Library has recently begun adding books within its occult collection to its digital archive. The Dutch Ritman Library is a massive collection of books and tomes about the ancient magical tradition known as Hermeticism. Thanks to a large donation by the author Dan […]

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Xlibris News| Man Booker Prize 50th Anniversary

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris News| Man Booker Prize 50th Anniversary

 The 50th anniversary of the Man Booker Prize will see some of the greatest and most acclaimed works of fiction from across a half-century, go head to head. A recent article of The Guardian celebrates and elaborates on the 50th anniversary of the Man Book Prize, one of the most prestigious book awards for fiction in […]

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Xlibris News| Booksales in Puerto Rico

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris News| Booksales in Puerto Rico

 A recent article by Publishers Weekly elaborates how booksales have endured in Puerto Rico through the devastation wrought by two hurricanes. As many homes in Puerto Rico have gone months or are still without power, books have been one of the few solaces in such trying times. As such, despite loss of infrastructure and core […]

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Xlibris News| New Award for Translated Books

by Maricel Alcantara

 
Xlibris News| New Award for Translated Books

 A recent article by  the Bustle elaborates how, in a surprising move, the National Book Foundation has established a new and fifth category for its National Book Award, the National Book Award for translated fiction and nonfiction works. Effectively this means that the National Book Foundation will recognize translated books published in the United States […]

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