New Fiction in Translation: Excerpt from ‘Dragon of Bethlehem’

“A lizard? Shame on you. Of course, I mean, all due respect to the lizards. But I am not a lizard. I am a dragon.”

On Bringing ‘Firebelly’ into Arabic: A Discussion With Author, Translator, and Publisher

Author J.C. Michaels recently visited Cairo to talk with audiences about the Arabic translation of his YA novel Firebelly:  By Yasmine Motawy J. C. Michaels, the author of the award-winning and critically acclaimed philosophical young adult novel Firebelly: A Journey into the Heart of Thinking gave a talk to a full house at the Cairo Greater … Continue reading On Bringing ‘Firebelly’ into Arabic: A Discussion With Author, Translator, and Publisher