This week’s issue of PublishNews Brazil, a collaboration between Publishing Perspectives and Publish News, brings you all the latest news from the booming Brazilian book market, including:
Surveying Brazilian Book Retail Pricing and Market Share 2012
A new survey of Brazilian book retail during 2012 reveals that Brazilian titles are competitively priced and sell steadily throughout the year. Bestsellers, while important, don’t necessarily dominate the market. Read More
February’s Bestselling Books in Brazil: Sextante At the Top, As Usual
Among publishers, Sextante continues to dominate Brazilian bestseller lists, with 21 titles tracked by PublishNews in February; Ediouro, the runner up on the leader board, has 14. Read More
Spanish Latin American Children’s Books Struggle to Find Publishers
Brazil remains a marginal market for Spanish-language children’s books from Latin America, hindered by a lack of agents to handle negotiations and reluctance from publishers to gamble on unknown authors. Read More
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