Everyone’s the smartest

Everyone’s the smartest

Everyone’s the smartest Book Details Everyone’s the smartestContra, illus. Ulla Saar, transl. Charlotte Geater, Kätlin Kaldmaa & Richard O’Brien. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 998, 2018, £10, 96pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO...
The book of clouds

The book of clouds

The book of clouds Book Details The book of cloudsJuris Kronbergs, illus. Anete Melece, transl. Māra Rozīte & Richard O’Brien. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 141, 2018, £10, 80pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS This...
Queen of seagulls

Queen of seagulls

Queen of seagulls Book Details Queen of seagullsR.B, transl. Elina Braslina. Birmingham: Emma Press, hb, 9 781 910 139 134, 2018, £10, 48pp.Poetry, picture book, translation, 7-11 years BACK TO REVIEWS This is a very welcome translation from the Latvian original, a...
Bronze and Sunflower

Bronze and Sunflower

Bronze and Sunflower Book Details Bronze and Sunflower Cao Wenxuan, illus. Meilo So, trans. Helen Wang, London: Walker Books, pb. 978 1 4063 4846 0, 2015, £6.99, 400pp. First published in China 2005. Novel; 9+ years. BACK TO REVIEWS This book was the winner of the...
Translating Children’s Literature

Translating Children’s Literature

Translating Children’s Literature Book Details Translating Children’s Literature Gillian Lathey, London: Routledge, pb. 978 1 1388 0376 3, 2015, £24, 162pp. BACK TO REVIEWS The series Translation Practices Explained has been enriched with Gillian Lathey’s book...