Wendy Uchimura

SCBWI_Wendy_photoProfile: Wendy Uchimura is a translator, writer, and editor who came to Japan for a year in 1997 and decided to hang around. She has an MA in Advanced Japanese Studies from the University of Sheffield and a special interest in Japanese popular culture and society. She currently lives in Yokohama with her husband and two sons. She is the translator of The Great Shu Ra Ra Boom, a novel by Manabu Makime that was recently adapted for film.


Publications for Children and Teens:

The Great Shu Ra Ra Boom

The Great Shu Ra Ra Boom
Writer: Manabu Makime
Translator: Wendy Uchimura
Publisher: Shueisha English Edition (Shueisha, Inc.)
Date: December 2013
E-Book ISBN: 978-4-08-960008-5


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