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

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

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

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We can't wait to learn what went on behind the scenes.

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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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Mourad M. Fahim

Asia Bar Brilliant food, service , drinks and food. It's the place to be on a date. The staff are…

Walaa Maher

Star Wars: The Force Awakens So i am not a typical Star wars geek. Yet for this movie i attended twice in 2…

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فلامنكو كافيه – Flamenco Café لأعشاق الهدوء مكان جميل وهادىء لتناول الافطار

Waseem.El Tanahi

Gŭ Lounge One of Cairo's better nightspots at the moment. Best to reserve before heading there though as it gets…

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Haisam Awad

Le Bistro Pub Great little bar with a sleepy, chilled atmosphere. Better music wouldn't go amiss, though.

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المركز الثقافي البريطاني – British Council مواعيد دورات التاهيل للايلتس بالقاهره

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…