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Kairós, Inferno Dominate Brazil’s Bestseller Lists for May

Kairos by Padre Macello Rossi

Bestselling phenomenon Father Marcelo Rossi’s new book Kairós shot to the top of the bestseller list of books by Brazilian authors, while Dan Brown and Rick Riordan took the top two slots in May among foreign authors. Read More

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Bookseller Livrarias Curitiba Has Best Year in Its History

LIvrarias Cuturbia

Bookstore chain Livrarias Curitiba is not only celebrating its 50th anniversary, but also record sales and expansion, with 2012 sales up 19.9% over 2011. Read More

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Amazon, Kobo Demonstrate Power to Boost Ebook Sales in Brazil

Amazon

It may still be early days, but Amazon and Kobo are already showing their ability to boost ebook sales, particularly when it comes to specially promoted titles. Read More

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Bookstore, Electronics Chains to Sell Kindles in Brazil

Kindle in Brazil

As reported earlier this week, Amazon is will begin selling its Kindle ereader through retail partners, including bookstore chain Livraria da Vila and Ponto Frio, an important electronics retail chain. Read More

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Brazilian Ebooks: Cheaper, but Not as Cheap as Expected

kindle-ereader

Amazon, Kobo and Google have finally arrived in Brazil, and while their ebooks are indeed cheaper than print books—by some 36%—they are not as cheap as many expected. Read More

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