The growth took place in United States and Puerto Rico, between November 2011 and January 2012.
In its official blog, the Association for Library Service to Children, highlights the Madrid-based publisher.
Spanish publisher Germán Sánchez Ruiperez, the founder of Grupo Anaya, died early Sunday in the Dominican Republic. He was 85.
Miami Dade College offers an eight-week autobiographical writing course in Spanish, taught by Spanish writer Ana Vidal. Registration is open, classes start February 14th.
The Spanish government asked Peruvian Nobel Prized winner Mario Vargas Llosa to head Instituto Cervantes. The proposal has been backed by that country's Foreign Affairs and Culture departments.