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Andrea Maceiras Lafuente

  Andrea Maceiras Lafuente is the recipient of the Meiga Moira Award for 2010 Children’s Literature Contest which was organized by the Baia Edicions.           The literature contest covers children stories for ages 12 to 16 … Continue reading

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Un Conto De Nadal

  Un Conto De Nadal, Infantil E Xuvenil or “A Tale of Christmas” is a Galician edition book written by Charles Dickens and translated by Alfonso Prada.  It is part of the Volume 16 of Xabarin or Edicions Xerais de … Continue reading

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Programa Completo

“Program Completo” or “Preescolar Programa Completo – Serie a” was written by Larousse and published by the Larousse Kingfisher Chambers.  This is a series of Children’s activity books which includes coloring books, fiction books, non-fiction books and sale books for … Continue reading

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Atopei Como Facer Unha Editora Sen Ter A Casa Chea De Libros

  The “Atopei Como Facer Unha Editora Sen Ter a Casa Chea De Libros” is a phrase which if translated from Galician language to English would mean, “How Do I found a publisher without having a house full of books?” … Continue reading

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Festina Lente

Festina Lente or Speude Bradeos refers to a classical oxymoron and adage which means “more haste, less speed’ or “haste makes waste”.  It has long been used as the motto of most people even during the time of emperors such … Continue reading

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Rafael Francisco Antonio Olegario Dieste Gon Alves

Rafael Francisco Antonio Olegario Dieste Gon Alves (1899-1981) or Rafael Francisco Antonio Olegario Dieste Gonçalves was a Galician writer who became one of the most important personalities of the Galician letters during 20th century.  He wrote several plays and stories … Continue reading

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Luisa Castro

  Luisa Castro was born in 1966 at Foz, Lugo.  She is a Spanish journalist and writer who published several literary works in Spanish and Galician language.  She also lived in Madrid, Barcelona and New York.  Currently, she is living … Continue reading

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Carlos Gonzalez Reigosa

Carlos Gonzalez Reigosa or also known as Carlos G. Reigosa is a journalist and Galician writer.  He was born on September 2, 1948 at Lagoa Da Pastoriza. He earned a degree in Political Science and Information Science, respectively. He started … Continue reading

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Uxio Novo Neira (1930-1999)

  Uxio Novo Neira’s famous work is “The Sierrra del Courel” which is used as a main reference for physical or landscaping verses in Galician literature.  He also wrote the I Eidos, in 1955, a poetry book about poetic cycles. … Continue reading

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Xose Luis Mendez Ferrin

Xose Luis Mendez Ferrin is born on Ourense in August 7, 1938.  He is a Galician writer and politician.  His work is well celebrated and used as reference for various contemporary works in Galician literature.  From September 30, 2000, he … Continue reading

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