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Rio International Book Fair Features Top Int’l Authors

Rio Book Fair

This year’s Rio International Book Fair will feature numerous top international authors, including Cheryl Strayed, Nicholas Sparks, Emily Giffin and Francine Prose. Read More

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Brazilian Cloud Library Offers E-books for 99-Cent Subscription

Website for Brazilian digital library, Nuven de Livros

By Maria Fernanda Rodrigues By 2020, according to government mandate, all 68,000 Brazilian schools are required to have library. Yet, at present, some 34% of schools do not have even a room with books, let […] Read More

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Novo Conceito Races to the Front of Brazilian Publishing With Seven of the Top 20 Titles

Novo Conceito founders Fernando and Milla Baracchini

Former motorcycle racer Fernando Baracchini only started publishing trade books in 2007, but his publishing house dominates Brazil’s bestseller list with an array of translated imports. At first, Fernando Baracchini didn’t seem destined for a […] Read More

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British Pubs Plan September Visit to Brazil and Argentina in Search of Opportunities

globe showing South America

From September 7-17, the UK’s Publishers Association and the Independent Publishers Guild is hosting a delegation of British publishers on a trip through Brazil and Argentina, to educate them about the local publishing practices and […] Read More

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