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Seven Bestsellers You Probably Didn’t Know Were Ghostwritten...

Seven Bestsellers You Probably Didn’t Know Were Ghostwritten...

E-Books Vs Printed Books: 5 Reasons the Real Thing Will Always Be Better

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It’s become one of the most common clichés of our time, but technology has been…

Richard Templer: The Rules of Life

Self-help books aren't everybody’s cup of tea. As much as many people resort to them…

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An Interview with 'Barbatoze': Egyptian Comic-Book Artist & Writer Sherif Adel

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Though there’s still much debate on the subject, those familiar with the often addictive fantasy world…

Cairo Guide: Six Awesome Independent Bookshops in Cairo

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As with any ‘genre’, let’s say, of shopping in Cairo, buying books – be it…

Gretchen McCullough: Shahrazad's Tooth

Born and raised in Texas, Gretchen McCullough's teaching career has taken her to Egypt, Turkey…

Cairo Guide: Eight Fantasy/Sci-Fi Reads for the Exasperated

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Either by the cold hand of Hollywood or the colder truths of reality, there’s no…

Amr Moneib: Requiem: Cloud of Thoughts That Rained Ink unto Paper

Dr Amr Moneib is an Egyptian obstetrician who has developed a writing hobby to express…

Susan Richards-Benson: Born of the Pyramids: Rocky's Story

Susan Richards-Benson spent 7 years living, working and volunteering in Egypt, during which time she…

Cairo Guide: Eight Essential Reads for the Jaded

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So, you’ve finished the classics, spent months deciding on whether Camus or Tolstoy is the…

Neil Gaiman: The Ocean at the End of the Lane

A man goes back to the village in which he grew up in to attend…

User reviews

Ahmad Mahmoud

Live by Night Ben Affleck is at his best again, after his amazing piece of art being Bruce Wayne IN Batsman…

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Ahmed Darwish

Riverside is Capping Off a Busy Festive Period with a Huge NYE Party Nice place to hang out with friends by the nile, a bit expensive though

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Ahmed Darwish

Il Divino Pizzeria Definitely the best pizza in town

Rym

Dixie Cream: Rich Selection, Poor Quality at CFC Branch of Donut Chain Tried the vanilla latte and was fairly good

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Dalia Adel

Il Divino Pizzeria AWESOMMEEE !!!

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Moe

La La Land La La Land was entertaining but it doesn't quite meet expectations after all the hype about their awards…

Lily Koppel: Astronaut Wives Club

Behind every successful man stands a great woman – or so the saying goes. Too…

Paulo Coelho: Manuscript Found in Accra

Brazilian novelist, Paulo Coelho, has enjoyed huge recognition and praise since the release of his…

Shereen El Feki: Sex & the Citadel

Since 2011, much has been written about the Arab Spring and Egypt in particular. Most…

Amy Mowafi: Fe-Mail 2

Entrepreneur, socialite, TV personality, wife, mother, daughter, sister; life is tough for Amy ‘Superwoman’ Mowafi.…

Mitch Albom: The Time Keeper

Mitch Albom is an author of internationally bestselling books, including Tuesdays with Morrie, which topped…