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Add Arabic and simmer for eight centuries

America Reads Spanish shares this article about the origins and evolution of the Spanish language. The author Tony Beckwith is not only a writer, but a translator, interpreter, voice talent and cartoonist.

'Viviendo / Living' by Adamari López and published by Celebra Trade is #1 best selling title in Spanish in the US for week 1

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 1 of 2013 (week ending 1/6/2013).

Instituto Cervantes Chicago begins 2013 with classes, activities and more

Check out the cultural activities, e-book and video available for members and other events scheduled this month at Instituto Cervantes in Chicago.

Días de Cine presents 'El viaje de Carol' until January 20th

The movie, based on Ángel García Roldán's novel "A boca de noche," will be available at Días de Cine Reading Club until January 20th, 2013. This initiative is sponsored by the America Reads Spanish program and the American Library Association to promote literature and the Spanish language in American libraries and universities.

The January edition of Anaya's newsletter is now available

The full-color-68-pages-catalog not only includes the latest releases from Anayas Group, but also sections as Agenda (calendar of events), Agenda Gráfica (past events photos), digital catalog and a special section featuring SLIJM, the XXXVI Salón del Libro Infantil y Juvenil de Madrid.

ALSC invites librarians to register their 2013 El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day) activities

By accepting the Association for Library Service to Children's invitation and registering their programs for the April 30 celebration, libraries build a national database that showcases all types and sizes of Día programming. This information will be shared with other librarians and the public interested in learning more about Día programs happening around the country.

“Cincuenta Sombras de Grey / Fifty Shades of Grey” by E.L. James and published by Vintage Books is #1 best selling title in Spanish in the US for week 52

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 52 of 2012 (week ending 12/30/2012).

“Cincuenta Sombras de Grey / Fifty Shades of Grey” by E.L. James and published by Vintage Books is #1 best selling title in Spanish in the US for week 51

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 51 of 2012 (week ending 12/23/2012).

Two children's book publishers share their thoughts on new technologies and the future ahead

Con Tu Negocio talked to Xosé Ballesteros, Kalandraka's director, and Ana Eulate, Cuento de Luz's founder, about the future of their industry, the changes ahead and the internationalization of the market.

'Cuernos de Mujer' is featured in Días de Cine Reading Club

The movie, based on Carmen Rico Godoy's novel, will be available at Días de Cine Reading Club until January 6th, 2013. This initiative is sponsored by the America Reads Spanish program and the American Library Association to promote literature and the Spanish language in American libraries and universities.

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