Browsing by topic: Spanish

Opcion Libros Assists Argentine Publishers With Exports

OpcionLibros_Marcos-Amadeo

The Opcion Libros program aims to assist small- and medium-sized Argentine publishers develop overseas markets, streamline business practices and digitize.

Posted in Feature Articles | Also tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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.

Posted in Growth Markets | Also tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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.

Posted in Growth Markets | Also tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Hispabooks: Challenging Stereotypes of Spanish Literature

HIspabooks

Hispabooks, a book publisher specialized in translating Spanish titles into English, offers an impressive selection of Spanish novels to readers around the world.

Posted in Europe | Also tagged , , , | 2 Comments

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.

Posted in Feature Articles | Also tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Edicola: Bringing New Chilean and Italian Authors to the World

ruggiero_italiano

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

Posted in Discussion | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Colombian Online Library El Libro Total Expands Into Print

Alejandro Navas

Colombia’s El Libro Total, a free multimedia online library of more than 45,000 titles, is now expanding into mobile and print editions.

Posted in Feature Articles | Also tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mexico’s Conaculta Launches Book Sales Website

Librosmexico

Mexico’s arts and culture council (Conaculta) launched librosmexico.mx, a book sales platform designed to solve production and distribution challenges.

Posted in Discussion | Also tagged , , , , , | Comments closed

Mexican Kids Bookseller Tells of Struggle for Survival

Sonia Verjovsky

The owner of the award-winning Catarina Marina bookstore discusses the day-to-day struggle of selling books to children in Mexico.

Posted in Feature Articles | Also tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Nicaragua’s Sergio Ramírez Wins $250k Carlos Fuentes Prize

Sergio Ramirez

Nicaraguan writer and editor Sergio Ramírez (b. 1942) has won the $250,000 Carlos Fuentes Prize for Literary Creation in the Spanish Language.

Posted in Discussion | Also tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment
  • Get Publishing Perspectives in your inbox each day and stay up-to-date on international publishing.