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Denise Muir

Portrait of translator Denise Muir

Denise Muir

Denise Muir is a translator with a special interest in children’s literature. Her translations have featured in guides to outstanding international children’s fiction, and a recent children’s novel was selected as an IBBY UK 2020 nominee in the translation category. After living for more than twenty years in Abruzzo, Italy, Denise now lives with her family in Edinburgh.

Articles by Denise Muir

Farfariel: The Book of Micù
By Pietro Albì
“The Devil at your service!” it announced in perfect Italian.
Translated from Italian by Denise Muir
Books as Windows, Mirrors, and Resistance: A Dispatch from the 2018 Bologna Children’s Book Fair
By Denise Muir
Denise Muir attended the 2018 Bologna Children’s Book Fair, which took place March 26–29 in Bologna, Italy.The Bologna Children’s Book Fair is about more than just books. Of…