Rio International Book Biennial Opens, Honoring Cartoonist Maurício de Sousa

Considered the largest literary festival in Brazil, the Biennial will last until September 8th. More than 300 Brazilian and foreign authors participate in this year's edition of the Rio Book Biennial, which will have around 5.5 million books on sale by different publishers.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Encouraging reading to improve the quality of life in Brazil -- this is the objective of the 19th International Book Biennal of Rio de Janeiro, which opened yesterday, August 30th, at Riocentro, in Barra da Tijuca.

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