Last year was a landmark year for Brazilian publishing market. Publishers and readers are beginning to shift to digital platforms, and now as 2013 starts, several international players — including as Amazon, Kobo, Penguin etc. — have taken root and are investing in the country. You might think the international interest in Brazil, digitization, and market consolidation are all new phenomena, but many began more than ten years ago. Publishing consultant Gerson Ramos has put together a brief timeline of Brazilian publishing market since 1995.
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