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Kobo E-books “Coming to Brazil” in Q3 2012

Kobo

Canadian e-book platform Kobo plans to launch its Brazilian presences sometime in 2012, and is currently talking to publishers and booksellers. Read More

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Brazilian Bookstores Report 9.6% Sales Growth for 2010

Cultura bookstore Brazil

The National Bookstores Association (ANL) surveyed 453 bookstores, who reported gain of 9.6% in sales in 2010 compared to 2009. Inflation during the period was 6%, which offset some growth, thought the remaining gains were […] Read More

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After Six Decades, Bookstore Chain Livraria Cultura Expands to Rio

Livraria Cultura by Marcia Minillo

Bookstore chain Livraria Cultura was started in São Paulo in the late 1940’s when Eva Herz, who had left Berlin in 1938 to escape from the Nazis, used a spare room at her house to […] Read More

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