Thursday, 24 July 2008

English version of Amaral book is being negotiated

Guerra e Paz”, the publisher of Gonçalo Amaral book, is negotiating with other publishers, to have an English version, according to a spokeswoman from the company. Questioned about the comments from Clarence Mitchell, concerning the content of the book and the possibility that the McCann could file a libel suit against the author and publisher, the same source said that “the company's position about those subjects will be made public, soon.” The book, “A Verdade da Mentira” (The Truth of the Lie) will be launched tomorrow afternoon, in Lisbon, in the restaurant of a shopping-mall, “El Corte Inglés”. The Portuguese daily newspaper Correio da Manhã, the leading newspaper in Portugal, with an average circulation of 117 thousand copies, will have the book for sale, with its daily edition, tomorrow morning.