By Tim Anderson, Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Rio for Partiers, the controversial tourist guide that was banned by a Brazilian court, has released its ninth edition for 2011. The book went to press in December, and after some delay should be in Zona Sul (South zone) bookstores by Thursday, March 9th. New elements include free Portuguese For Tourist audio files and of course updated bars, clubs and restaurants.
Another new development for this year's issue is a distribution agreement with mega bookstore outlet Barnes & Noble. Author Cristiano Nogueira is excited about the new deal, "(They) picked it . . .