Elizabeth Wurtzel, whose blunt and painful confessions of her struggles with addiction and depression in the best-selling “Prozac Nation” made her a voice and a target for an anxious generation, died Tuesday at age 52.

'Game of Thrones' author and television producer George R.R. Martin is adding bookstore owner to his resume.

Ace lyricist and novelist, Paulo Coelho has appreciated actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui for his acting skills in the second installment of Netflix series 'Sacred Games'.

Asher’s defamation lawsuit, filed Friday in Los Angeles, contends that his family, career and reputation were damaged by the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and its executive director, Lin Oliver.

Raman Nepali: A man seeding inspiration

September 18, 2018 08:52 am

Raman Nepali -- an inspirational educator and author -- has been generously committed to the growth of Nepali society. In conversation with My City’s Sonam Lama, Nepali shared the challenges and experience he has had to face as an inspirational educator and trainer.

Veteran author, Shanta Das Manandhar, has been awarded ‘Devkota Lu Xun Pragya Puraskar’ on Saturday at the premises of Nepal Art Council, Baber Mahal.  Manandhar received a cash prize Rs 50,000 and a copper plate from Rabindra Adhikari, Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation. Speaking at the award function, Adhikari said that art and literature had the power to direct the society into a right direction.

An author turned film maker

July 31, 2018 07:50 am

Lyricist and director Yadav Kharel has witnessed the troughs and crests of Nepali cinema and literature. Obtaining Bachelor in Law and a Master’s degree in Economics from Tribhuvan University, he was one of the first Nepali filmmakers to receive a diploma in movie direction and production from London Film School in 1971. In conversation with My City’s Sonam Lama, Kharel shared his insights on filmmaking and the art of writing in different domains.

KATHMANDU, June 20: Renowned New York-based writer Carmen Berry has said that regular practice and training enhance the writing skills of any writer.

LOS ANGELES, July 25:  Author George R.R. Martin has hinted at the possibility of not one but two new "Game of Thrones" books in 2018, whetting the appetites of fans who have been waiting for the next installment of the epic saga since 2011.

US author Sharon Guskin in capital

August 20, 2016 09:23 am

KATHMANDU, Aug 19: On Wednesday, American author Sharon Guskin was present at Hotel Shangrila in Kathmandu to discuss about her thriller novel ‘The Forgetting Time’.