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By Felicity Clarke, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO - The historic coastal town of Paraty welcomes superstars from the literary world next month with the eighth annual Paraty International Literature Festival (FLIP) from August 4th to 8th.

The festival is a highlight on the international literary calendar and with a whole host of big names including Robert Crumb, Salman Rushdie and Isabel Allende, the 2010 edition promises to bring a five day carnival of words and ideas to the Costa Verde.

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