Revenue from the sale of electronic books grew in Spain by 14.3% in 2017 compared to 2016, reaching a value of 43.3 million euros.
Would you rather listen to an audio book than read a printed copy? Turns out you're not alone. Although about three-quarters of Americans have read at least one book in the past year, more and more are listening rather than reading them.
The Spanish writer competes to win the prize, which awards works translated into English and published in the United Kingdom and will be published on May 21, with Virginie Despentes, Han Kang, László Krasznahorkai, Ahmed Saadawi and Olga Tokarczuk.
The image of the 77th edition of the event, made by illustrator Paula Bonet, is a vindication of the presence of women in literature: "There are many women who are erased when the textbooks are printed".
Last month he premiered in HBO the show Here and Now, the tale of a diverse family tested by unlikely circumstances. It also features Holly Hunter, Sosie Bacon, Avynn Crowder-Jones, Jerrika Hinton and Raymond Lee.
His last movie is Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, directed by Jake Kasdan. A film that is kid-friendly, adult-safe and genuinely enjoyable popcorn entertainment that just "good" enough to not cause any remorse. Based on the movie from the 90’s, Jumanji helps Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to power his…
The 79-year-old actress, who stunned in a Bella Freud dress, confessed that she loves her new adventure in the TV ahead of filming the new season of Grace and Frankie. The two-time Academy Award winner, who stars in the comedy drama alongside Lily Tomlin, says that she speaks a little of Spanish but…
Christmas is to Carey what reindeers are to Santa, and this year she has doubled down on the festive cheer. The Queen of Christmas, which spawned the smash hit All I Want For Christmas is You, comes with the animated movie The Star, for what she composed the central theme.
Elba is the man of the moment, we have not recovered from the end of Luther's fourth season, when he premieres four films in less than three months: The Dark Tower, The Mountain Between Us, Molly's Game and Thor; Ragnakor. Icon of fashion and star of Hollywood, the Briton also is in the television…
A consummate reader, Elizabeth told us about her passion to learn other cultures thorough pages and the awareness and empathy that books bring in. Moss is at the moment very busy with The Handmaid's Tale, and her motto to get all those awards is to choose good writing pieces. “Once you have a…
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This book offers a compilation of literary and reference texts destined for Spanish readers of various ages, ranging from those who are being introduced to books and the language, but still haven’t learned to read autonomously and individually, to those who are already proficient in Spanish and are about to commence their university studies.
In Fall 2006, America Reads Spanish launched an on-line survey addressed to librarians in charge of Latin American collections in public, academic and research libraries in the United States of America, so that, in their capacity as experts, they would suggest works germane to the creation of a bibliographic Hispanic database which was initially thought would comprise 500 titles. The works would refer to Spanish letters, language and literatures: fiction, poetry, theater, essays, reference works and children’s literature.
In response to your demand, once again the Spanish Institute for Foreign Trade (ICEX) and the Spanish Association of Publishers Guilds (FGEE), sponsors of the promotional campaign America Reads Spanish, have published this core collection of more than 600 titles of books in Spanish, which is aimed to increase the use and reading of our beautiful language in the thousands of libraries, schools and book stores in the United States of America.