January's issue 2020, is now available with exciting news about America Reads Spanish!
The novel “Tiempos recios” (Hard Times) has been selected as the book of the year 2019. Author Mario Vargas Llosa has been awarded with the Francisco Umbral Book Award of 2019 for his novel, Tiempos recios, (Hard Times).
My first real job was in a bookstore, on the sales floor of the brand new paperback department in Brentano’s on 5th Avenue in the summer of 1962.
According to Gremio de Editores de Cataluña (Catalonia Association of Publishers Guilds), Roser Rahola, widow of publisher Jaume Vicens Vives, was the leader of the Spanish publishers and a fore figure of the publishing world.