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The Culture Trip: An Introduction to Spanish Literature in 10 Writers

It’s perhaps no surprise that Spain, the home country of Miguel de Cervantes, arguably the godfather of the modern novel, has such an impressive literary culture and thriving repertoire of contemporary authors.Here, we look back at some of the most influential Spanish authors of the modern era who came to define the nation’s relationship with the written word.

Get to know this week's List for the week 28 ending on July 16th, 2017

Nielsen BookScan, part of the Nielsen Company (US) LLC, and America Reads Spanish (ARS), present the free weekly list of the Spanish bestseller titles in the US market for week 28 of 2017 (week ending 7/16/2017).

New Spanish Books: the online guide of titles from Spanish publishers and literary agents with rights for translation in the US.

This is the NSB edition for 2017, and we are convinced that here you will find all kinds of interesting information about Books from Spain. Please enjoy!

Arturo Pérez-Reverte’s new novel will be published this fall

“On October 17th writer Arturo Pérez-Reverte will present his novel Eva, a new Lorenzo Falcó’s adventure, on the wake of the international success of Falcó, which sold over 300.000 copies in Spanish.’

New Spanish Books Presents Newsletter 2017

Welcome to the 2017 edition of New Spanish Books (NSB). It gives us great pleasure to introduce the most recent literature that the Spanish publishing industry has to offer for translation, along with a few titles first published in Spain some years ago which address topics still very relevant nowadays.

Editor Emiliano Martínez will receive the Tribute of Liber 2017 - granted by the International Book Fair and the Federation of Publishers' Guilds of Spain (FGEE)

Editor Emiliano Martínez will receive the Tribute of Liber 2017 - granted by the International Book Fair and the Federation of Publishers' Guilds of Spain (FGEE) . The homage to Emiliano Martinez, Vice-Presiden of Fundación Santillan, will take place on October 5 at the Real Fábrica de Tapices in the framework of LIBER activities, organized by IFEMA this year...

Eleven Spanish words that English must adopt right now

Some Spanish words are so good at perfectly describing a feeling, experience or person you have to wonder why the English language hasn't adopted them yet. The Local has chosen eleven linguistic gems that should be immediately adopted into the English language.

Five Spanish authors you should read this summer

One of the best attended annual gatherings of Spanish-language writers anywhere is held in Gijón, in northern Spain, and every year they unveil their pick of newly published books by their peers.

Amazon Announces the 4th Literary Award for Spanish-Language Independent Authors

Amazon today announced the launch of its 4th Annual Literary Award for Spanish-language books. Independent authors can submit their previously unpublished works through Amazon’s self-publishing service, Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP), making their stories available to millions of readers around the world and

Local comic book artist staging first ever Texas Latino Comic Con

The first annual Texas Latino Comic Con is from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, July 29, at the Latino Cultural Center, 2600 Live Oak St. in Dallas. By day, Hector Rodriguez is an unassuming fifth grade teacher at McKinney ISD. But by night, he has a whole other identity as an up-and-coming Latino comic book artist whose creation, El Peso Hero, has become an international sensation.

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