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Livro das Devoracions

Livro das Devoracions was written by an illustrious author, essayist, poet and professor – Pilar Pallares. Livro das Devoracions or Rids the Devouring was considered as a milestone of the Galician poetry as it presents something new to the readers.  Miguel … Continue reading

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Chamademe Simbad

Chamademe Simbad presents a fantastic and funny story about a boy named Paul or also known as the Sinbad the Sailor.  One of the main characters of the story is his grandfather who got an Alzheimer’s disease.  His grandfather frequently … Continue reading

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Oscar Villan

Oscar Villan was a graduate of Bachelor of Fine Arts with Specialization in Painting in the Facultade Ponteverda.  He illustrated the famous book Kalandraka which earned him the title of National Illustration Award in 1999. He was also an illustrator … Continue reading

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Eva Lopez

Eva Lopez discovered her talent for singing and dancing when she was six years of age.  She attended a Modern Jazz School in Montepellier and studied Lyric Music in Beziers.  She also became a part of the orchestras “Le Grand … Continue reading

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Caderno Alvarez Blazquez Praza

The translation of Caderno Alvarez Blazquez Praza is Notebook Alvarez Blasquez Square.  In celebration of the Dia das Letras Galegas, the event is dedicated to Maria Alvarez Xose Blasquez for his great contributions in the Galician literature. Maria Xose Blasquez … Continue reading

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Muller Ceiba

Muller Ceiba or Loose Woman is a Galician Edition Book written by Sandra Cisneros and translated by Marilar Aleixandre. It is a 98 pages book which is described as controversial and explosive. It is about a woman who voice out … Continue reading

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Iolanda Zuniga

Iolanda Zuniga or also known as Yolanda Perez Zuniga is a well-known Galician language writer.  Her first published book in 2007 is entitled Post it Lives with 46 micro-stories with diverse themes but related to everyday situations.  In 2008, she … Continue reading

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A Illa dos Cangrexos Violinistas

A Illa dos Cangrexos Violinistas or The Island of Violinist Crabs was written by Xavier Queipo and illustrated by Jesus Cisneros. This book was published on September of 2009.  The book is intended for children and youth readings.  It presents … Continue reading

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Rato Tom e Rata Tomasa

Rato Tom e Rata Tomasa or the Mouse Tom and Tomasa Rata was written by Mariza Nunez and illustrated by Alessandra Cimatoribus.  The story is about the two friends name Mouse Tom and Tomasa.  The story revolves around the visit … Continue reading

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Xornadas Lendo en Familia

Xornadas Lendo en Familia means the conference for Family Reading.  Several electronic media groups have gathered and work together for the development of a reading project or workshop for the entire family.  The aim of this project is to help … Continue reading

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