Books

How to self-publish or e-publish

Plenty of advice was on offer at a seminar in the Nairobi Book Fair

Nairobi hosts inaugural Macondo Literary Festival

Festival broke language barrier by shining spotlight on Portuguese literature

Academic plagiarism: Ethics committees the answer

These would ensure research is accountable, valid and transparent

Why it's important to learn Chinese and other languages

They should be adopted where possible in globalising world

Nine books that inspired 2019 Emmys

Book lovers will pick out those that inspired the nominees to the prestigious awards.

Rise of motivational books for the youths a sign of the times

They are an indicator of the potent energy that lies untapped for national good

Cape Code Bicycle War’s most unforgettable story

Readers don’t forget a short story. Most of them are unforgettable.

Book harnesses creative talent from children in the spirit of CBC

The main concern of the society is to teach the young.

Late Toni Morisson tops Obama's summer reading list

He said reading fiction left him “better able to imagine what’s going on in people's lives".

Book Review: Unfit for society

Is society hanging from the edge of a half- moon? Perhaps so it appears but not beyond redemption.

Book Review: The 4 Disciplines of Execution

A four-part manifesto on the execution of different practices that will help you attain your goals.

Book Review: Never Look an American in the Eye

“A friendship that breached several barriers,” writes Ndibe, in contrast to the racial profiling.

Book Review: The Five Love Languages

Chapman's book claims that the list of five love languages is exhaustive.

Jennifer Makumbi launches 'Manchester Happened' in Nairobi

Her first novel Kintu was rejected by Western publishers for being “too African”.

Personal finance with the richest man in Babylon

Greatest strength of the book is how it deals with issues that everyone will face invariably in their personal finance ...

Political aide tears into Clinton memoir

-Dick Morris was Clinton’s aide from his days as governor of Arkansas state -He was integral to his re-election in 1996 ...

Dark and humorous tale of two sisters

Intelligent men will chase after trophy women regardless of their untenable flaws