Children’s Literature in Translation

All books unless mentioned otherwise are YA novels. You can find more information on them at or your bookish-site of choice.

  1. Like a Thorn by Clara Vidal, Y. Maudet (Translator)
  2. The Princetta by Anne-Laure Bondoux
  3. Harvey by Hervé Bouchard, Janice Nadeau (Illustrator) (Picturebook)
  4. Kiffe Kiffe Tomorrow by Faïza Guène, Sarah Adams (Translator)
  5. No and Mby Delphine de Vigan
  6. War of the Witches (La Guerra de las Brujas #1) by Maite Carranza, Noel Baca Castex (Translator)
  7. I Need You More Than I Love You and I Love You to Bits by Gunnar Ardelius, Tara Chace (Translator)
  8. Ruby Red (The Ruby Red Trilogy #1) by Kerstin Gier, Anthea Bell (Translator) (German)
  9. Arcadia Awakens (Arkadien #1) by Kai Meyer (German)
  10. Heaven by Christoph Marzi
  11. The Water Mirror (Merle-Trilogie #1) by Kai Meyer
  12. Samir and Yonatan by Daniella Carmi, Yael Lotan
  13. Pirate Curse (Wellenläufer-Trilogie #1) by Kai Meyer
  14. Kaytek the Wizard by Janusz Korczak, Antonia Lloyd-Jones (Translation)
  15. The Dream Merchant by Isabel Hoving, Hester Velmans (Translator)
  16. Heart’s Delight (Hjärtans fröjd) by Per Nilsson
  17. Heartsinger by Karlijn Stoffels, Laura Watkinson (translator)
  18. The Pull of the Ocean by Jean-Claude Mourlevat, Y. Maudet (translator)
  19. Fish in the Sky by Fridrik Erlings, Friðrik Erlingsson
  20. Erebos by Ursula Poznanski, Judith Pattinson
  21. The Book of Heroes by Miyuki Miyabe, Alexander O. Smith
  22. Rennefarre: Dott’s Wonderful Travels and Adventures by Tamara Ramsay, Malve von Hassell (Translator), Monica Minto (Illustrator)
  23. Inkheart (Inkworld #1) by Cornelia Funke, Anthea Bell (Translator)
  24. Girl from Mars by Tamara Bach, Shelley Tanaka (Translator)
  25. The Invisible Road (Grimpow #1) by Rafael Ábalos, Noël Baca Castex (Translator)
  26. The Circle (Engelsfors #1) by Sara Bergmark Elfgren, Mats Strandberg
  27. Winter’s End by Jean-Claude Mourlevat, Anthea Bell
  28. The Ring of the Slave Prince by Bjarne Reuter, Tiina Nunnally (Translator)
  29. God and I Broke Up by Katarina Mazetti, Maria Lundin (Translation)
  30. Real World by Natsuo Kirino

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