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FNLIJ Awards for Children’s Literature


The National Book Foundation for Children and Youth has awared their annual prizes for the best of children and YA productions of 2012, with publisher Cosac Naify taking the most honors. Read More

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Brazil Will Be Guest of Honor at the Gothenburg Book Fair 2014

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After Frankfurt in 2013 and Bologna in 2014, Brazil will be featured at yet another European book fair: Brazilian literature will be the theme of the International Book Fair in Göteborg in Sweden in 2014. Read More

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Brazil’s Bestselling Books for April: Bye, Bye 50 Shades


The Brazilian translation of Silver Linings Playbook bumped E.L. James from the top spot among bestsellers by foreign authors in Brazil. Read More

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Total Number of Portuguese Brazilian Ebook Titles Reaches 25,000


The latest Simplissimo survey revealed there are currently 25,000 Portuguese titles available in the digital format in Brazil, a jump from 16,000 in August 2012. Read More

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Unesp Offers Another 53 Free E-books; 134,000 Downloaded Since 2010

José Castilho, president of publisher Unesp

State University of São Paulo, Unesp, has added another 53 titles to its free e-book collection, Propg/FEU Digital, bringing the total to 191. Since the 2010 launch, the free ebooks have been downloaded 134,000 times.  Read More

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