Canal Lector is a new free portal on the Internet that provides access to the latest information about books in Spanish for children and young adults and about learning tools to foster reading in schools, libraries and the home.
The site contains bibliographic entries, reviews, and illustrations for almost 10,000 books published in Spain (the great majority), Mexico, Chile, and Venezuela. The books have been selected and reviewed by benchmark institutions in each country, directed by specialists from the Fundación Germán Sánchez Ruipérez of Spain. Content includes video interviews with the writers, illustrators and publishers of the books, tips for teachers and librarians, the latest news regarding the book world in Spanish, reports, good practices, videos with poems for use in the classroom, and much more.
Visit Canal Lector at www.canallector.com.