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Amazonian: Brazilian Booksellers, Publishers Begin Big Digital Push

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SAO PAOLO: For the past several years Brazilian booksellers and publishers have watched and waited, content to let their colleagues abroad debate the positives and negatives of digital publishing. But two events in 2009 changed  …  Read More

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Will E-books Catch on Faster in the BRIC Countries than the US or Europe?

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Today’s lead story describes the launch of Gato Sabido, Brazil’s first e-bookstore. And in addition, news has been coming fast and furious in recent months about the launches or impending launches of e-bookstores across the  …  Read More

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Brazil’s First E-bookstore Opens for Business

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RIO DE JANIERO: On December 15, Brazil’s first e-bookstore — Gato Sabido (Smart Cat) — opened for business, offering approximately 400 titles in Portuguese. “The Gato Sabido is going to work on every step of  …  Read More

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