20 Brazilian Books in Translation

Lindo maravilhoso!

Enjoy a carnival of fiction with this selection of brilliant Brazillian books in translation.

Ashes of the Amazon cover

1. Ashes of the Amazon

Milton Hatoum
The Eternal Son cover

2. The Eternal Son

Cristovao Tezza
Orphans of Eldorado cover

3. Orphans of Eldorado

Milton Hatoum
Near to the Wild Heart cover

5. Near to the Wild Heart

Clarice Lispector
With My Dog Eyes cover

6. With My Dog Eyes

Hilda Hilst
Nine Nights cover

8. Nine Nights

Bernardo Carvalho
Crow Blue cover

9. Crow Blue

Adriana Lisboa
Spilt Milk cover

10. Spilt Milk

Chico Buarque
Bahia Blues

11. Bahia Blues

Yasmina Traboulsi
Zero

12. Zero

Ignacio de Loyola Brandão
His Own Man cover

15. His Own Man

Edgard Telles Ribeiro
Nowhere People cover

16. Nowhere People

Paulo Scott
Barren Lives cover

17. Barren Lives

Graciliano Ramos
Crimes of August cover

18. Crimes of August

Rubem Fonseca
City of God cover

19. City of God

Paulo Lins
The Alchemist cover

20. The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho

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Danny Scott
Danny Scott

Danny Scott is Scottish Book Trust's Digital Marketing Manager