NEW!  SHORT STORY PUBLISHED IN

Read Hester's translation of Joost Zwagerman's story Winnie and the Innocence of the World  HERE: 


NEW! AUDIO BOOK

Isabel of the Whales is now available as an audio book on Audible.com. Recorded at BMA Studios and read with spirit and spark by Hāna Kenny.  READ MORE


NEA FELLOW

Hester received a U.S. NEA Literature Fellowship to translate  Herman Franke's Slow Light, the last volume of Franke's autobiographical novel series, which he finished four days before his untimely death.
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