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The translator

The translator

Author: Nina Schuyler
Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Pegasus books edView all editions and formats
After an accident, renowned translator Hanne Schubert loses the ability to speak her native language. Speaking only Japanese, she leaves for Japan where she is forced to reexamine her life, including her estranged relationship with her daughter, after a Japanese novelist accuses her of sabotaging his work.

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Genre/Form: Fictional Work
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Schuyler, Nina, 1963-
New York : Pegasus Books, 2013
Named Person: Hanne (Fictitious character) Schubert
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nina Schuyler
ISBN: 9781605984704 1605984701 9781605985855 1605985856
OCLC Number: 813931411
Description: 306 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Nina Schuyler.


"Schuyler writes with piercing intelligence and real insight into the complex worlds of literary translation and human relationships." - Ellen Sussman, author of the New York Times bestselling novel,  Read more...


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"A brilliant odyssey of a mother and daughter. In clear, lyric prose, Nina Schuyler leads the reader into a dazzling kaleidoscope of different languages and the under- currents of love and anger that Read more...

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