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Denise Muir

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Denise Muir has been translating since 1998 and ventured into literary translation in 2014, when Litro published her first short story. Since then she has published short novels, picture and educational books, and a YA novel with Barrington Stoke’s The Bucket List in 2016, and she has a new novel out this summer with Hot Key Books. Her translations have been featured in anthologies and guides to outstanding international fiction for young readers. Denise writes a blog about inclusive children’s books, was involved in the Translators in Schools program, works with local libraries to promote reading in the community when she’s in Italy, performs as a storyteller in Italian and English, and collaborates with the Italian Children Writers Association, Outside In World, and a literary agency publishing strong voices for young readers. 

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