Tag Archives: Rio de Janeiro

Brazil in Frankfurt: Full Steam Ahead

Brazil Frankfurt 2013

Juergen Boos, director of the Frankfurt Book Fair, visited Brazil last week in anticipation of Brazil’s turn as Guest of Honor at the Fair this year; Germany is, in turn, Guest of Honor at the 2013 Rio de Janeiro Book Biennial. Read More

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Brazilians Buy 2.8 Million Books at Rio Book Fair

bienal do livro 2011

By Maria Fernanda Rodrigues São Paulo and Rio de Janeiro take turns in hosting Brazil’s biannual national book fair, the Bienial do Livro. This year was Rio’s turn and 670,000 people (of which 145,000 were […] Read More

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Three Brazilian Book Events You Must Attend

Paraty during the FLIP, photo by Tuca Vieira

Throughout the year, Brazilian authors travel from one book fair to another, as many cities in Brazil have their own literature festivals and book events. All of them have the same goal: to instill the […] Read More

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Meet the Publisher: Editora Intrínseca’s Foreign Hit Factory


When looking for a publisher to release your book in Brazil, you can’t afford to ignore Rio-based publisher Editora Intrínseca. Founded in December 2003, the company has since published a grand total of 105 titles […] Read More

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Book Review: Chef Carla Pernambuco’s Delicious Cookbook Dez x10

Dez x 10

The two locations of Chef Carla Pernambuco’s Carlota restaurants are can’t miss destinations for foodies in São Paulo and Rio. Now, in the fully illustrated book Dez x10 (256 pp.), published by LeYa Brasil, Pernambuco reveals how to […] Read More

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