Top 7 non-fiction books about Taiwan

Earlier this week, we reported on the publication of a new book about Taiwan which has been written by Lonely Planet author and Taiwan expert Joshua Samuel Brown. Brown’s latest tome, ...

Vatican's Inquisition, Index of Banned Books open for study

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican's doctrine office, once responsible for the Inquisition, the Index of Prohibited Books and famous for its centuries of secrecy, is reminding scholars that it's actually...

Taiwan President shares her book list at Taipei International Book Fair 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – While urging people to read more and buy more books at the opening ceremony of the 2018 International Book Exhibition (TiBE) on Tuesday, Feb. 2, President Tsai Ing-we...

Vegas bookies tab '12 Years' as Oscars film fave

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Oddsmakers in Las Vegas say "12 Years a Slave" has the best shot at winning top honors during the Academy Awards in March.Odds released Thursday by Johnny Avello of the Wynn Las Vega...