Tag Archives: Brazil

Kobo Touch Now On Sale in Brazil


Kobo has finally launched in Brazil, with the Kobo Touch available at retailers for $190 and an online store opened with Brazilian partner Livraria Cultura. Read More

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Brazil Expects $200k Rights Sales from Guadalajara

Guadalajara International Book Fair

Brazil’s participation is one of the highlights of the Guadalajara International Book Fair, with a program of panels and author presentations, rights sales, and over six hundred titles up for sale. Read More

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Brazil Lands at #9 on Global Ranking of Publishers

Global Rankinf of Publishers

Brazil is ranked #9 on the annual Global Ranking of the Publishing Industries, with consumer prices of 2.54 billion euros, and is Latin America’s largest. Read More

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Brazilian Publishing By the Numbers


The Brazilian publishing market continues to exhibit modest growth. According to the most recent figures released by the Brazilian Book Chamber (CBL) and the Brazilian Publishers Union (SNEL), the total market was calculated as being […] Read More

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Meet the Author: Eduardo Spohr, From Self-Published to Bestseller (with a Little Help from Paulo Coelho)

Battle for the Apocalypse

As soon as Eduardo Spohr finished writing the 600+ pages of his first novel, A batalha do Apocalipse (The Battle of the Apocalypse) in 2007, the 35-year-old Rio-based journalist rushed to have it published. Spohr’s novel depicts […] Read More

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