Society of
Children's Book Writers
and Illustrators


Ready to meet some translators of children’s literature? Here are interviews with several SCBWI translator members.

Ruth Ahmedzai Kemp, British Isles
German, Russian, Arabic > English

Emily Balistrieri, Japan
Japanese > English

Louise Heal Kawai, Japan
Japanese > English

Nanette McGuinness, San Francisco North and East Bay
French, German, Italian, Spanish > English

Lyn Miller-Lachmann, New York: Metropolitan
Portuguese, Spanish > English

Lawrence Schimel, Spain
Spanish <> English

Helen Wang, British Isles
Chinese > English

Laura Watkinson, Benelux
Dutch > English

Andrew Wong, Japan
Japanese > English