Mon, 24/09/2012 - 08:30
Spain's increasing involvement in the Eurozone crisis, along with government austerity measures and unemployment of around 25% is the gloomy backdrop to Liber, the most important book fair in Spanish-language publishing, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary at the 2012 edition, being held from 3rd–5th October in Barcelona....
Fri, 07/10/2011 - 16:15
Spanish bookshops suffered an overall 6.2% drop in the value of book sales in 2010, a survey for its national association has found.
As the Madrid book fair Liber wraps up today (7th October), the decline found by consultants BCF marked a reversal in fortunes after a strong recovery that bucked Spain's deep economic crisis in...
Wed, 05/10/2011 - 15:18
Liber, the 29th International Book Fair for the Spanish-speaking world, starts today [5th October] in Madrid and takes place against the backdrop of the launch of Amazon.es, which publishers hope will lead to greater interest in e-books and e-readers and growth in Spain's marginal e-book market.
Exhibition space is being devoted...