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Netflix's CEO & Co-Founder Reed Hastings Signs Six-Figure Book Deal

Netflix's CEO & Co-Founder Reed Hastings Signs Six-Figure Book Deal

Amir Hegazi: The Man Who Rocked the Entrepreneurial Scene & Wrote a Book About It

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He managed Souq.com and founded intoMENA Group.

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Recommended Reads: The New York Time’s Bestseller List for This Week

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Have you read any of these before?

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Libyan Author Among Obama’s List of Top Books by African Writers

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Have you read any of these books before?

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Your Comprehensive Guide to This Summer’s Hottest Beach Reads

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Which of these will you pick up first?

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Will the Nobel Literature Prize Get Cancelled?

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The Swedish Academy witnessed a compromise to its integrity.

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Here Is What Jennifer Egan Had to Say About Her Nomination for the Walter Scott Prize

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Egan is shortlisted for one of the most prestigious historical fiction awards.

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

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In the world of literature, one might well consider ghostwriters as unsung heroes, stepping in to…

Tahrir Book Fair: AUC Bookstore Offers Great Deals on Books & Gifts at Special Three-Day Event

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In what is shaping up to be one of the biggest local book fairs in…

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Waseem El Tanahi

Rogue One: First Stand-Alone Star Wars Film Holds its Own A great addition to the franchise. I mean, come on, who wont love another Star Wars film!

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Ahmed Soliman

بالصور: مطعم صبحي كابر الجديد.. مكان أكبر بس جودة أقل ما قد اعجبني في المطعم علي مدار السنين فقدته في هذه الزياره... فكره ان المطعم في الشارع وسط…

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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…

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Ahmed Esmaeil

مطعم البرج الدوار 360: أكل حلو مع منظر بانورامي في الزمالك السلام عليكم التذكره للبرج ب ٣٠ جنيه اكبر من ٦ سنوات والمطعم أسعاره غاليه من غير الضريبه والخدمه…

Mohamed El Sherbieny

Deals This little hole in the wall bar is a great place to chill and meet new people. It's…

Mohamad Mustafa Mohamad

بيت الرصيف منيت نفسي وانا في الطريق الي شارع ١٥١ وانا اتبع توجيهات الخريطة بحضور فعالية ثقافية الا أني صدمت…

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…

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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…

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…

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…