#In Translation

14 Books in Translation from Western Africa

Get ready to dig into these 14 fantastic books in translation from Mauritania, Senegal, Cote D'Ivoire, Togo, Mali, and more.

2022 International Booker Prize Winner Announced

It is the first book originally written in any Indian language to win the award.

New Spanish Literature in Translation

There’s a stunning breadth and depth of new Spanish literature in translation right now, from Spain to all over South America, including Jawbone.

8 Great Novellas in Translation

Travel the world through these excellent and compelling novellas in translation from South Korea, Colombia, and more, including b, Book, and me.

An Ode to Translator’s Notes

Translator's notes are not just fascinating windows into the work of translation, but crucial extensions of the actual work in question.

14 Must-Read Chinese Books in English Translation

From lost reindeer in The Last Quarter of the Moon to blood donation in Chronicle of a Blood Merchant, the stories in these books in translation are impossible to put down.

11 of the Best Swedish Books Available in English Translation

Swedish books aren’t just crime novels. Check out these Swedish grim dystopias, exciting thrillers, and emotional contemporary novels, including The Family Clause by Jonas Hassen Khemiri, translated by Alice Menzies.

2022 International Booker Prize Shortlist Announced

The International Booker Prize has announced its 2022 shortlist. The winner will be announced May 26th at a ceremony in London.

Indie Presses Publishing Works in Translation in The United States

Traditional publishing houses put out classics from around the world, but independent presses bring attention to new original talent.

Spring 2022 New Releases: In Translation

There’s something for everyone this season, with exciting debuts, thoughtful nonfiction, stunning poetry collections, and so much more, including Blood Feast: The Complete Short Stories of Malika Moustadraf and translated by Alice Guthrie.