BLGM's mission is to promote a love of books and reading to all by offering advice and information needed to help our visitors to find their next favorite book. We regularly create and post so-called listicles (also known as booklists) on various mostly tech-related topics.

Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook You

While there are many courses and tutorials online, learning from a book is still one of the best ways to greatly improve your skills. Below I have selected top Brazilian books.

1. The Everything Brazilian Portuguese Phrase Book: Learn Basic Brazilian Portuguese Phrases – For Any Situation! (2013)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouThe ultimate phrase guide for travel, business, and more! “I’ll have the chicken dish, please.” “How do you get to the theater?” “Let’s set up a meeting.” Packed with everything you’ll need to understand–and be understood b…
Author(s): Fernanda Ferreira

2. Living Language Brazilian Portuguese, Complete Edition: Beginner through advanced course, including 3 coursebooks, 9 audio CDs, and free online learning (2013)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouBrazilian Portuguese, Complete Edition is a unique multimedia course that takes you from a beginner to an advanced level in one convenient package.  At the core of Brazilian Portuguese, Complete Edition is the Living Language Method™, based on linguistic science, proven techniques, and over 65 years of experience. Our method teaches you the whole language, so you can express yourself, not just recite memorized words or scripts. Millions have learned with Living Language®. Now it’s your turn.    •  46 lessons, additional review exercises, culture notes, and a…
Author(s): Living Language, Dulce Marcello

3. Portuguese Short Stories for Beginners: 20 Captivating Short Stories to Learn Brazilian Portuguese & Grow Your Vocabulary the Fun Way! (Easy Portuguese Stories) (2019)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouFinding PROPER reading material that they can handle…which is precisely the reason we’ve written this book!Teachers love giving out tough, expert-level literature to their students, books that present many new problems to the reader and force them to search for words in a dictionary every five minutes — it’s not entertaining, useful or motivating for the student at all, and many soon give up on learning at all!In this book we have compiled 20 easy-to-read, compelling and fun stories that will allow you to expand your vocabulary and give you the tools to improve your grasp of the…
Author(s): Lingo Mastery

4. Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar (Modern Grammars) (2017)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouModern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar: A Practical Guide is an innovative reference guide to Brazilian Portuguese, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. The Grammar is divided into two parts. Part A covers traditional grammatical categories such as agreement, nouns, verbs and adjectives. Part B is carefully organized around language functions covering all major communication situations such as establishing identity, making contact and expressing likes, dislikes and preferences. With a strong emphasis on contemporary usage, all grammar points and functions are richly illustrated with examples. Building on the…
Author(s): John Whitlam

5. Brazilian Rhythms for Drumset: Book & CD (Manhattan Music Publications – Drummers Collective Series) (1993)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouA solid and extremely valuable guide to applying traditional Brazilian rhythms to drumset. It delves into the complexities of Brazilian rhythms and also helps explain the background and influences of the rich musical history of Brazil. Includes samba, partito alto, bossa nova, baiao, caterete, maracatu, marcha, and frevo….
Author(s): Duduka da Fonsceca, Bob Weiner

6. The Everything Learning Brazilian Portuguese Book: Speak, Write, and Understand Basic Portuguese in No Time (2007)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouThe Everything Learning Brazilian Portuguese Book with CD makes Brazilian Portuguese a breeze to learn! Author , provides you with step-by-step instruction in vocabulary, grammar, and pronunciation. Learn how to: This helpful guide includes an audio CD with pronunciation guides, extensive vocabulary lists, and interactive exercises. Packed with dialogue examples, self-tests, and English-to-Portuguese and Portuguese-to-English dictionaries, The Everything Learning Brazilian Portuguese Book with CD will have you speaking–and understanding–Portuguese in no time….
Author(s): Fernanda Ferreira

7. The Brazilians (1996)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouA country warmly hospitable and surprisingly violent, physically beautiful, yet appallingly poor—these are the contrasts Joseph Page explores in The Brazilians, a monumental book on one of the most colorful and paradoxical places on earth.Once one of the strongest market economies in the world, Brazil now struggles to emerge from a deep economic and social crisis, the latest and deepest nose-dive in a giddy roller-coaster ride that Brazilians have experienced over the past three decades. Page examines Brazil in the context of this current crisis and the events…
Author(s): Joseph Page

8. The Brazilian Sound: Samba, Bossa Nova, and the Popular Music of Brazil (2008)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouThis title includes discussions of developments in samba and other key genres, the rise of female singer-songwriters, works by established artists like Milton Nascimento and Gilberto Gil and the mixing of bossa with electronica….
Author(s): Chris McGowan, Ricardo Pessanha

9. Brazilian Student Activities Manual for Ponto de Encontro: Portuguese as a World Language (2012)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouThere is a version and Portuguese version of the . The organization of the follows that of the main text, providing further practice of each chapter’s vocabulary and grammatical structures through sentence-building and completion exercises, fill-ins, and art- and realia-cued activities. Reading and writing activities include strategies for improving reading and writing skills. The audio recorded passages are followed by comprehension-check activities. The video based activities test students’ comprehension of the video and invite…
Author(s): Clemence de Jouet-Pastre, Anna Klobucka, et al.

10. Mastering The 21 Immutable Principles Of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu: The Ultimate Handbook for Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Students (2015)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook You“On ‘Mastering The 21 Immutable Principles Of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu’, Paulo Guillobel wears a hat of a scholar and proves that, in more than 26 years of practicing, he has not only trained, taught and competed at high level, but most important of all, has studied the art thoroughly. Every student, teacher and master will surely take advantage of the knowledge carefully organized in this book. This is by far the best Jiu-Jitsu book I ever read.” -Luca Atalla, Vice President and Chief Editor of Gracie Magazine Until this book, there has never been a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu book that has comprehensively explained the most fundamental and…
Author(s): Paulo Guillobel, Dirk Anderson, et al.

11. Bruno: Conversations with a Brazilian Drug Dealer (2015)

 Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook YouIn the 1980s a poor farmer's son from Recife, Brazil, joined the Brazilian navy and began selling cocaine. After his arrest in Rio de Janeiro he spent the next eight years in prison, where he joined the Comando Vermelho criminal faction and eventually became one of its leaders. Robert Gay tells this young man's dramatic and captivating story in Bruno. In his shockingly candid interviews with Gay, Bruno provides many insights into the criminal world in which he lived: details of day-to-day prison life; the inner workings of the Brazilian drug trade; the structure…
Author(s): Robert Gay

Best Brazilian Books That Will Hook You

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some brazilian books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Brazilian Medicinal Plants By: Luzia Valentina Modolo

Author(s): Luzia Valentina Modolo, Mary Ann Foglio
Publisher: CRC Press/Taylor & Francis Group, Year: 2020, Size: 50 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2439835

Self-Care Down There: From Menstrual Cups and Moisturizers to Body Positivity and Brazilian Wax, a Guide to Your Vagina's Well-Being

Author(s): Taq Kaur Bhandal ;b
Publisher: Adams Media, Year: 2020, Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2543558

A Black Jurist in a Slave Society: Antonio Pereira Rebouças and the Trials of Brazilian Citizenship

Author(s): Keila Grinberg
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Pr, Year: 2020, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2550342

The Sacred Cause: The Abolitionist Movement, Afro-Brazilian Mobilization, and Imperial Politics in Rio de Janeiro

Author(s): Jeffrey Needell
Publisher: Stanford University Press, Year: 2020, Size: 32 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2605727

Routledge Handbook of Brazilian Politics

Author(s): Barry Ames
Publisher: Routledge, Year: 2019, Size: 10 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2288636

Queerly Cosmopolitan: Bohemia and Belonging in a Brazilian Middle-of-Nowhere City

Author(s): Timothy Eugene Murphy
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Pivot, Year: 2019, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2309470

Money, Autonomy and Citizenship: The Experience of the Brazilian Bolsa Família

Author(s): Alessandro Pinzani, Walquiria Leão Rego
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2309732

Proceedings of the 3rd Brazilian Technology Symposium: Emerging Trends and Challenges in Technology

Author(s): Yuzo Iano, Rangel Arthur, Osamu Saotome, Vania Vieira Estrela, Hermes José Loschi
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 15 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2310981

The Brazilian Left in the 21st Century: Conflict and Conciliation in Peripheral Capitalism

Author(s): Vladimir Puzone, Luis Felipe Miguel
Publisher: Springer International Publishing;Palgrave Macmillan, Year: 2019, Size: 4 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2354255

Coastal and Marine Environmental Education

Author(s): Natalia Pirani Ghilardi-Lopes, Flavio Augusto de Souza Berchez
Publisher: Springer International Publishing, Year: 2019, Size: 5 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2354526

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are really chart-busters according to USA Today, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Leave a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

Rate article
Add a comment

;-) :| :x :twisted: :smile: :shock: :sad: :roll: :razz: :oops: :o :mrgreen: :lol: :idea: :grin: :evil: :cry: :cool: :arrow: :???: :?: :!: