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Barren Lives

Barren Lives
  • Author(s): Graciliano Ramos
  • Location(s): Brazil
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

A peasant family, driven by the drought, walks to exhaustion through an arid land. As they shelter at a deserted ranch, the drought is broken and they linger, tending cattle for the absentee ranch owner, until the onset of...

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Blood of the Wicked

Blood of the Wicked
  • Author(s): Leighton Gage
  • Location(s): Brazil
  • Genre(s): Crime, Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

In the interior of Brazil, landless workers battle the owners of vast Fazendas. When a visiting archbishop is assassinated, Mario Silva of the federal police is called upon to investigate. Then a newspaper owner, a TV journalist, a landowner’s...

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Captains of the Sands

Captains of the Sands
  • Author(s): Jorge Amado
  • Location(s): Bahia
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Contemporary

A Brazilian Lord of the Flies, about a group of boys who live by their wits and daring in the slums of Bahia. They call themselves ‘Captains of the Sands’, a gang of orphans and runaways who live by...

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Deception!

Deception!
  • Author(s): Elizabeth Ducie
  • Location(s): Brazil
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Thriller
  • Era(s): Contemporary

“Brazil really comes to life with a trip to Iguazu Falls, the Mardi Gras and the yachts on the marina…” says book reviewer Anne Williams about the book  Athletes fight for no apparent reason. A sprinter disappears – no-one...

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Dreaming Of… Brazil

Dreaming Of… Brazil
  • Author(s): Maya Blake, Olivia Gates, Susan Stephens
  • Location(s): Brazil
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Romance
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Hot Latin Nights! Wealthy polo champion Tiago Santos needs a wife, but he won’t be tamed. Danny Cameron is the perfect candidate, practical, poised and understanding of the arrangement. But as their wedding night approaches Danny and Tiago’s may...

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Eleven Minutes

Eleven Minutes
  • Author(s): Paulo Coelho
  • Location(s): Brazil, Geneva
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 2000s

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Exploration Fawcett. Journey to the Lost City of Z

Exploration Fawcett. Journey to the Lost City of Z
  • Author(s): Brian Fawcett, Percy Harrison Fawcett
  • Location(s): Bolivia, Brazil
  • Genre(s): Travelogue
  • Era(s): 1920s

The disappearance of Colonel Fawcett in the Matto Grosso remains one of the great unsolved mysteries. In 1925, Fawcett was convinced that he had discovered the location of a lost city; he had set out with two companions, one...

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Flesh and Bone and Water

Flesh and Bone and Water
  • Author(s): Luiza Sauma
  • Location(s): Brazil
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): Modern looking back

Brazilian-born doctor André Cabral is living in London when one day he receives a letter from his home country, which he left nearly thirty years ago. A letter he keeps in his pocket for weeks, but tells no one...

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Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon

Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon
  • Author(s): Jorge Amado
  • Location(s): Ilhéus
  • Genre(s): Fiction, Historical
  • Era(s): 1920s

When Gabriela came to the Brazilian town of Ilhéus, things would never be the same again … In 1925, the town’s cacao plantations are flourishing and progress reigns, but Nacib the Arab’s most desperate worry is that his cook...

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Gringa

Gringa
  • Author(s): Joe Thomas
  • Location(s): Sao Paulo
  • Genre(s): Crime, Thriller
  • Era(s): 2013

São Paulo, 2013: a city at an extraordinary moment in its history. Mario Leme, a detective in the civil police, has developed a friendship with a young English investigative journalist, Ellie. When she goes to meet a contact in...

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