An American reviewer calls 'K', published in English by LAB last year, as a 'compelling novel' and 'one of the most important to emerge in recent years'.
Barring a last-minute upset, Dilma should scrape home in Sunday’s election, reports Jan Rocha from São Paulo
The disappearance of 43 students from Guerrero has undermined President Enrique Peña Nieto's attempts to 'change the conversation' in Mexico.
On top of a lightning strike and landslide which killed 17, the Kogi tribe leader's son is shot by assassins.
Continuing dependence on gas and oil threaten all Venezuela's social gains.
Evo won a sweeping victory at the polls and will soon begin his third five-year term. What explains his continuing popularity?
Almost two-thirds of the population still support Morales and his policies. The Bolivia Information Forum provides initial analysis.
The murders of Robert Serra and his partner María Herrera were most probably political
Dancing through the night. Sambadas and ensaios photgraphed by Chris Estrada in Pernambuco
A traditional culture of street music and poetry in Penambuco is being suppressed by the police
Argument in the run-up to the second round of the elections, to be held on 26 October, promises be hard-hitting, even vicious.
FAO optimism about eliminating hunger ignores climate change, which will present a big risk for the continent.