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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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The Oscars of Brazilian Literature Go To…

Jabuti book prize trophy

Portuguese author Valter Hugo Mãe won the Portugal Telecom Grand Prize, while—for the first time—two women, Mariam Leitão and Stella Maris Rezende, won both the Jabuti’s Non Fiction and Fiction book of the year awards. Read More

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Portugal Telecom Lit Prize Reveals Long List

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Portugal Telecom sponsors Brazil’s most important prizes for books written in Portuguese. The long list was recently announced, with the short list announcement to follow in September. Read More

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Angry Birds Lays Eggs in Brazil


Angry Birds: Bad Piggies’ Egg Recipes received the The Best First Cookbook prize at the Gourmand Cookbook Awards, and now the book has made it to Brazil.  Read More

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Brazil With 11 Finalists for Gourmand Cookbook Awards


By Roberta Campassi This year, Brazil has 11 titles making the shortlist for the annual Gourmand World Cookbook Awards, up from five in 2010. It is the tenth most among the 71 countries competing for […] Read More

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