Breaking the Barrier Honored at the New England Book Show

Takes First Place in Interactive Media
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Takes First Place in Interactive Media

Takes First Place in Interactive Media

Groton, MAMay 12, 2016Breaking the Spanish Barrier Level 1 Beginner, from Breaking the Barrier, Inc., was honored on May 3, 2016, at the 59th Annual New England Book Show held at Symphony Hall in Boston. Taking first place in Interactive Media, Breaking the Spanish Barrier Level 1 Beginner joined a select group of publishers, printers, and graphic designers who have received this important recognition. The New England Book Show is an annual juried event that attracts entries from publishers throughout New England—many of whom are considered among the best in the industry.

The judges noted that “The intuitive navigation, well-paced sequencing, and useful embedded instruction make this product easy to use for any student.” They further commented that the “particularly strong audio” components provide the right amount of information to help students master pronunciation.

“We are honored to receive this prestigious award from the New England Book Show and the Bookbuilders of Boston. It is especially gratifying to take our place among the great publishers of New England,” said John Conner, Breaking the Barrier CEO and Series Editor.

Breaking the Spanish Barrier Level 1 Beginneris available for $14.99 from the Apple iBooks Store.

About Bookbuilders of Boston

Bookbuilders of Boston, a nonprofit organization founded in 1937, is dedicated to bringing together people involved in book publishing and manufacturing. Its membership represents all facets of the book industry: editing, design, production, manufacturing, and marketing. Through its various activities, Bookbuilders offers a forum to exchange information, learn new technologies, and promote improvements in the quality of books.

About Breaking the Barrier, Inc.

Founded in 1997 by educators, Breaking the Barrier is a global leader in print and digital language learning. Featuring instruction in Spanish, French, and English, Breaking the Barrier offers students the fastest path to true language fluency. For more information, visit

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