Brazilian delegation takes part in 180 meetings during the SIBF Publishers Conference

A Brazilian delegation of publishing houses participated in approximately 180 meetings during the three days of the 9th edition of the SIBF Publishers Conference, event that preceded the Sharjah International Book Fair, in October. Brazilian writers and publishers found in Sharjah, the city named the World Book Capital by Unesco, an opportunity to gain ground […]

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Penguin Random House is a finalist in the international category of the Jabuti Awards

The Jabuti Awards have been acknowledging for three years the work of foreign publishers that value our literature by means of its Brazilian Book Published Abroad category. Penguin Random House UK is one of the five finalists for the prize to be awarded in November 28th in the city of São Paulo. The website of […]

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Brazilian Authors Series: Tatiana Salem Levy

Tatiana Salem Levy is a Brazilian-Portuguese writer that lives between Rio de Janeiro and Lisbon. PhD in Literature, her debut novel was “A Chave de Casa” (The house of Smyrna), an instant best-seller translated into several languages. She is the today’s character of the Brazilian Authors Series, an initiative of Brazilian Publishers — an industry […]

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Get to know some outstanding Brazilian contemporary female writers

In the Brazilian publishing market, the publication of books written by women has been increasing in number, breaking down standards and gaining ground. We discussed such theme with writers Jarid Arraes and Ana Elisa Ribeiro and they talked about the nuances of the Brazilian contemporary literature. Young author Jarid Arraes updates the cordel, a typical […]

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Brazilian illustrator Guilherme Karsten wins the BIB Plaque during the Biennial of Illustrations Bratislava

Brazil was acclaimed three times during the Biennial of Illustrations in Bratislava, Slovakia. Illustrator Guilherme Karsten won the BIB Plaque (bronze plaque), and two Brazilian publishing houses received an honorary mention: Positivo, for the book “Um Livro pra Gente Morar” (A Book Where to Live in), by Daniel Cabral, and Companhia das Letrinhas, for its […]

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Brazilian Cindy Stockler becomes a member of the National Association of Greek Authors

The Brazilian author Cindy Stockler is appointed as an honorary member of the National Association of Greek Authors. The invitation was made thanks to the impact of her book “Callíope, a Escrava de Atenas” (Calliope, the Slave of Athens), released on October 21st in Greek by the publisher Okeanos Ekdossis. The work was widely accepted […]

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