In the English speaking world, Carl Zimmer is a – if not THE – superstar of science journalism. And guess who translated his famous book A Planet of Viruses into French? Yes. We did! Since March 11, 2016, you can find it on the bookshelves of French bookshops as « Planète de virus ».
You cannot even begin to imagine how proud we are about this!
If you haven’t read it already, what are you still doing there? Go and buy it at once*. In English or in French. For once, the translation is as good as the original.
* From March 11, 2016 on, that is.
P.S.: If you’re interested, this opportunity has given rise to an interview of the author by his translators, in English, on Podcast Science: