Vocabulário Popular de Porto Velho
Aka Porto Velho Vox Pop
A glossary of an odd not-quite-dialect spoken in a relatively remote town of western Brazil, Porto Velho, involving a mixture of slang, Brazilian regionalisms, Tupi, and anything else they care to throw in.
The book will appeal to a wide range of readers, at least 3, including that strange guy I met studying communication in the Piramutaba (qv.) in the Upper Madeira river.
Beto did the hunting, Simon did the skinning.
For the cover, we have gone for the quiet and subdued.
Vocabulário Popular de Porto Velho is available at your local supermarket or, failing that, from all good bookstores and, understandably, Amazon…