We offer a vehicle where contemporary literature can travel. We are invested in fostering a community of readers and writers passionate about words and language, regardless of where they live.
We publish books in English and Spanish and translations into English from Spanish and Portuguese. These languages represent the connections the founders have with their cultures and languages of origin, as well as languages and literatures we are familiar with and want to share with a wide readership.
At Hispabooks we are totally focused in publishing contemporary Spanish fiction in English-language translation. We do literary fiction titles, though we are flexible (so far we have a couple of memoirs too, which we decided on publishing because of their very literary feel, and because we loved them!). We are set on making available to English-language readers those works of Spanish literary fiction that we feel are really worthwhile for some reason—writing style, creativity, their approach or stake on some issue…