Tag Archives: Grupo A

Brazil’s E-book Market: Order, But Slow Progress

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E-book distribution and retailing is ramping up, but only 4,000 e-book titles are available in Brazilian Portuguese. Over the past 12 months, Brazilians put aside their fears that the e-book would be the death of […] Read More

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New Imprints Promise More YA, Translations, Tech Textbooks

Awake at Dawn by C. C. Hunter

Publisher Pensamento-Cultrix has launched a new imprint for young-adult fiction named Janganda and plans to release 20 books per year. The first titles will be launched at Rio de Janeiro’s International Book Fair in September […] Read More

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Textbook Consortium Launch “Minha Biblioteca” E-book Service for University Libraries

Minha Biblioteca

In 2010, Objetiva, Record, Sextante, Rocco, L&PM and Planeta founded DLD, a company to convert their books to the digital format and to distribute e-books. As we wrote earlier, DLD launched its operations last month. […] Read More

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As STM Market Grows, McGraw-Hill Partnership with Grupo A Takes Off

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The STM (Scientific, Technical and Professional) segment is one of the most successful in Brazil, accounting for fully 20% of the market. According to Fipe (Fundação Instituto de Pesquisas Econômicas), a respected research institute, the […] Read More

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