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World Book Day 2020: How to read a book in the digital age while we stay home and practice social distancing
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 05:08 PM IST
For the present-day reader, there are umpteen options across genres and one might even find themselves spoilt for choice if they’re unable to pick one book or title at a time. On World Book Day 2020, here are some of the things we can all do as we evolve as readers and as people.
Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Popular book sellers from some of Delhi’s oldest book stores share their side of the story when it comes to staying afloat during the fight against Covid-19 pandemic.
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 09:14 AM IST
One of the most prolific and iconic writers in the English language and also the world’s greatest dramatist, William Shakespeare was born this day in 1564. UNESCO also marked this day as World Book and Copyright Day.
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2020 11:21 AM IST
World Book Day, celebrated by UNESCO and other related organisations, is the global celebration of books and reading material observed in more than 100 countries. Also known as World Book and Copyright Day, it is an occasion to promote the joy of books and the art of reading.
Hindustan Times | By Piyush Jha
UPDATED ON JAN 09, 2020 12:39 PM IST
Column- Piyush Jha talks about a new way to celebrate reading and books
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 01:21 PM IST
Today there are more options of what to read and there’s no one genre that a person may decide to stick to. The one who has enjoyed all the works by JRR Tolkien is sure to pick up the Harry Potter series and the Game Of Thrones series in the fantasy genre.
Hindustan Times | By Dipti Mudaliar
PUBLISHED ON APR 23, 2019 01:12 PM IST
Here’s a peek at a few interesting upcoming book-to-film adaptations on World Book Day, today, dear bibliophiles! The list includes thrillers, romance novels, sci-fi fantasy reads and even a comic book.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 08:11 AM IST
World Book Day is celebrated worldwide to recognise the scope of books which are seen as a link between the past and the future, a bridge between cultures and generations.
Hindustan Times | By Medha Shri Dahiya, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 26, 2018 01:25 PM IST
On World Book Day (23 April), we find out if social media can kill books. By the looks of it, no! In fact, social media is helping sell more books.
Hindustan Times, Muktsar | By Sarbmeet Singh, Muktsar
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2018 07:52 PM IST
Apart from providing facilities to bookworms, panchayats are providing the option of libraries to prevent youth from falling into the trap of drug addiction by opening in front of them the world of books