Adventure, travel, a love story, and a wild ride — it’s a great holiday read and gift! “One part midlife crisis, one part old-timey spy film, and one part romance” (Portland Review, 4 stars), “An insanely amusing adventure” (Gary Shteyngart), a Shelf Unbound Notable Book, and 4 1/2 stars on Amazon.
What’s it about? Well, Charles Abel Baker, its hero, sets off around the world on a quest to see one of his stories translated into ten different languages and back again into English. Who knew what literary translation could lead to? The hint is in the book’s full title:
Problems of Translation, or Charlie’s Comic, Terrifying, Romantic, Loopy Round-the-World Journey in Search of Linguistic Happiness.
Find out more and download it at Amazon — and please share this with your friends!
(Returns to $5.99 on Dec. 24th.)