A sudden change in school curriculum by the new conservative government in Spain may cost textbook publishers close to 100 million euros. Lawsuits await.
Spain’s first Virtual Book Fair is organized by Bubok, the country’s top self-publishing platform, and will feature free author events, seminars, and more.
B de Books offers low cost, DRM-free e-books, and has signed many self-published authors, both innovations for a commercial Spanish publisher.
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According to the Spanish ISBN Agency, the number of publishers and titles grew significantly in 2011, despite a 66% drop in new print editions.
Ministry of Culture of Spain has compiled a great list of websites and blogs that cover books and the book industry in Spanish.
Named after a beloved but deceased pet, Barcelona’s Blackie Books is a surprisingly successful independent publisher of cult fiction, poetry, and illustration.
97-year-old Chilean poet Nicanor Parra has won Spain’s prestigious Cervantes Prize for literature.
More than a quarter of books published by university presses in Spain are available in digital format.
Casa del Libro confronts global competitors over e-books and online bookselling with home turf advantage in Spain.