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33% of Brazilians Read a Book Last Month

Boys reading at Jornada Passo Fundo

According to a study by Target Group Index, 33% of Brazilians read a book (any book) in the last 30 days, with high percentages in Belo Horizonte and Porto Alegre.  Read More

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In 2013, Frankfurt Will Learn to Samba

Galeno Amorim, President, Brazilian National Library

Next year, Brazil takes the role of Guest of Honor at the Frankfurt Book Fair. Here’s what to expect. A country full of different voices and cultures that interact among themselves and internationally, in a […] Read More

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Frankfurt Makes CONTEC Confab Annual, Plans New São Paulo Office

Juergen Boos at CONTEC

The Frankfurt Book Fair will host its new education conference, CONTEC, in Brazil each year, and has announced plans to open a São Paulo office. Read More

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Portraits of Readership in Brazil: Is Reading on the Decline?

Instituto Pro Livro

According to a recent survey, publishers in Brazil continue to produce and sell more books each year, but people may not be reading them. Read More

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Survey Says 44% of Brazilian E-book Readers Have Never Paid for One


A survey of Brazilian readers reveals how many people have purchased e-books and how they are reading them. Read More

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