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Get to know this week's List for the week 2 ending on January 14th., 2018

NPD 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 2 of 2018 (week ending 01/14/2018).

Atrescine a new channel from Atresmedia Internacional is born

The new HD network is presented to the Hispanic public at NATPE (Miami), with the best catalog of Spanish movies from every era and genre. Atrescine is the outcome of an agreement with Mercury Films, the biggest distributor of Spanish movies in the world

Poet Pablo García Baena dies at 94

The Cordoba poet and 1984 recipient of the Prince of Asturias Literature Award Pablo García Baena has passed away at 94 years of age, according to a Twitter post sent earlier by the Minister of Culture, Miguel Ángel Vázquez.

Vicente Aleixandre: completed and vindicated

The Madrid headquarters of the Royal Academy of the Spanish Language (RAE) have been the place chosen for the presentation of Vicente Aleixandre’s Poesía completa (Complete Poetry) (Lumen).

10 scholarships will give support to publishing projects in the book industry We are looking for innovative talent in the book industry!

Yes, you did not read that wrong. The incubator program EmprendeLibro returns for a fourth edition, together with the Germán Sánchez Ruipérez Foundation and with 10 scholarships aimed at fostering innovative projects in the book industry.

What novelties will 2018 bring to the world of literature?

Tusquets will publish a translation of "Kill the Commendatore," the newest novel by Haruki Murakami, inspired by Mozart's Don Giovanni.The newspaper El País reported some of the publishing novelties that will be coming to bookstores this year.

International Hot Book Properties, Week of January 8, 2018.

Spanish Thriller Moves to the U.S. The thriller The Black Jersey by Jorge Zepeda, which recently sold to Polish house Sonia Draga, has been snapped up in another deal, this time to an American publisher

Christina MacSweeney (CM) Interviews Spanish author Elvira Navarro - Words Without Borders

Elvira Navarro is the author of A Working Woman (Two Lines Press, 2017). Navarro’s translator, Christina MacSweeney, spoke with her about her writing process, the thematic threads in her work, and avant-garde literature.

12 Essential Spanish-Language Female Authors

Some of them are cult writers in their respective countries; some have gained recognition across the Spanish-speaking world but have yet to be fully accounted for in English; some are translated into several languages, figuring prominently in trans-border literary conversations in languages other than English; most defy easy classification; all deserve a place in your reading list.

Coronado Elementary launches bilingual newspaper

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (KRQE) – Students at one local elementary school are working on writing in English and Spanish, all with the help of a newly launched bilingual newspaper. The paper is called La Prensa, which is Spanish for the press, and has every student in every classroom at Coronado Elementary channeling their inner journalist.

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