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January 20, 2008


Scott Kern

The problem is translating a literary novel is a formidable task. And publishers don't want to try anything untested--notice you have Schlink (whose der Vorleser was once an Oprah book if I'm not mistaken) and Mercier (whose book was already famous before being translated).

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