Browsing by topic: Latin America

Peru’s Colmena Editores Gives Edgy Debut Authors a Voice

Colmena's David Perez and Armando Alzamora

One of Peru’s fledgling publishers, Colmena Editores, is making room for edgy new generation of authors, while also offering classics and criticism.

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Peru’s Literary Publisher Animal de Invierno Strides Ahead


Founded in 2013, Peru’s Animal de Invierno is drawing attention for its bold new fiction titles and literary translations.

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Buenos Aires’ Gov’t Assists Publishers With Exports


A program in Buenos Aires aims to assist small- and medium-sized Argentine publishers develop overseas markets, streamline business practices and digitize.

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How Alliances Bolster Latin American Indie Publishing

Leonora Djament

A quintet of editors from Argentina and Mexico discuss the boom and future of independent publishing in Latin America.

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In Colombia, Facebook Partners with 24symbols for Free Books

Justo Hidalgo of 24 Symbols is "ecstatic" about the mission of

For the first time, Facebook’s app has bundled free ebooks with its services, starting in Colombia with 24symbols.

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Argentina’s BajaLibros Aims to Sell Ebooks to All of America


In an effort to defy difficulties at home, Argentine e-bookseller BajaLibros is aiming to sell ebooks throughout Latin America as well as the United States.

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Global Ebook Retailers Race to Beat Amazon into Latin America

Manuel Dávila of Ghandi

Global Spanish-language ebook retailers are racing to capture Latin American readers and bolster ebook sales before Amazon makes a big push into the region.

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Argentina’s La Bestia Revives English Authors in Spanish

Maxi Papandrea

Argentina’s La Bestia publishing house brings previously untranslated top English titles, from authors such as Kurt Vonnegut, into Spanish translations.

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Edicola: Bringing New Chilean and Italian Authors to the World


Founded in 2012, Chile’s Edicola publishes new Chilean and Italian authors in Spanish, Italian, and English in both print and ebook formats.

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Top 12 Articles on Publishing in Latin America of 2014


Latin America is a dynamic book publishing region. Read our top articles from 2014 about publishing in Brazil, Mexico, Argentina and other Latin American countries.

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