The Spy

In his new novel, Paulo Coelho, best selling author of The Alchemist and Adultery, brings to life one of history s most enigmatic women Mata Hari HER ONLY CRIME WAS TO BE AN INDEPENDENT WOMAN When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless Within months she was the most celebrated woman in the

A Vida Invisível de Eurídice Gusmão

Rio de Janeiro, anos 1940 Guida Gusm o desaparece da casa dos pais sem deixar not cias, enquanto sua irm Eur dice se torna uma dona de casa exemplar Mas nenhuma das duas parece feliz em suas escolhas A trajet ria das irm s Gusm o em muito se assemelha com a de in meras mulheres nascidas no Rio

Ideias para adiar o fim do mundo

Ailton Krenak nasceu na regi o do vale do rio Doce, um lugar cuja ecologia se encontra profundamente afetada pela atividade de extra o mineira Neste livro, o l der ind gena critica a ideia de humanidade como algo separado da natureza, uma humanidade que n o reconhece que aquele rio que est em

Along the Tapajós

Cau and Ina are a brother and sister who live in a small community along the Tapaj s River in Brazil Here, the homes are on stilts and everyone travels around by boat even to school When the rainy season comes, they must leave their village and relocate to higher ground for a while But after

Private Rio (Private, #11)

Two years ago Jack Morgan the head of the renowned worldwide investigation firm Private was in charge of security for the World Cup in Bazil During the championship final, the action nearly spilled from the field into the stands Fortunately, Jack and his team averted disaster on football s

O Peso do Pássaro Morto

A vida de uma mulher, dos 8 aos 52, desde as singelezas cotidianas at as trag dias que persistem, uma gera o ap s a outra Um livro denso e leve, violento e po tico assim O peso do p ssaro morto, romance de estreia de Aline Bei, onde acompanhamos uma mulher que, com todas as for as, tenta n o

Cumbe

Cumbe uma obra para ampliar possibilidades de leitura e vis es sobre o passado Suas hist rias sobre resist ncia negra e africana contra a escravid o lan am uma outra perspectiva a respeito deste grupo A resist ncia de muitos africanos escravizados contra o sistema de trabalho for ado acontecia

Two Brothers

Twin brothers Omar and Yaqub may share the same features, but they could not be different from one another And the possessive love of their mother, Zana, stirs the troubled waters between them even After a brutally violent exchange between the young boys, Yaqub, the good son, is sent

The Air You Breathe

A glorious, glittery saga of friendship and loss I read The Air You Breathe in two nights One might say I inhaled it NPR Echoes of Elena Ferrante resound in this sumptuous saga O, The Oprah Magazine EnvelopingPeebles understands the shifting currents of female friendship, and

Tudo nela brilha e queima

Livro de estreia de Ryane Le o, mulher negra, poeta e professora, criadora do projeto onde jazz meu cora o, com mais de 150 mil seguidores nas redes a poesia minha chance de ser eu mesma diante de um mundo que tanto me silencia minha vez de ser crua minha arma de combate nossa voz ecoada.

Lea Leads the Way

Lea is all set for an animal discovery adventure She s never been to a rainforest before, and her mind is filled with exciting thoughts about the animals she ll get to see and the pictures she ll get to take deep in the jungle During a hike with her brother through the rainforest, they

Nemesis: One Man and the Battle For Rio

An explosive vision of contemporary Brazil s underbelly by one of our greatest investigative reporters This is a book about a man known as Nem about Rocinha, the slum or favela he grew up in and came to run as a private fiefdom about Rio, the beautiful but damned city that Rocinha exists in

Olhos D'água

Em Olhos d gua Concei o Evaristo ajusta o foco de seu interesse na popula o afro brasileira abordando, sem meias palavras, a pobreza e a viol ncia urbana que a acometem Sem sentimentalismos, mas sempre incorporando a tessitura po tica fic o, seus contos apresentam uma significativa galeria de