Praise for Indie Book Translations

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“Ernesto Pavan came very highly recommended and delivered on every count: On time, reasonably priced, highly skilled, and alert to nuances and cultural subtleties–also great fun to work with. Hire him if you can, and your-soon-to-be-enormous Italian-language readership will thank you.”Grace Burrowes, New York Times and USA Today bestelling author 


“Ernesto should be an Italian national treasure! He creates masterful translations, paying close attention to detail, working with astonishing speed, and communicating with such fluency and good humor that it’s easy to forget he’s Italian.” Glynnis Campbell, USA Today bestelling author 


Ernesto came highly recommended from many of my author friends who had used him so I knew he was the translator I could trust my books to. Now, I can ad my praise to the list-.not only does he do wonderful work, he is professional and so easy to work with that I can confidently recommend him to other authors and I’m happy to do so.  Bestselling award-winning author Debra Clopton




“I love working with Ernesto Pavan. Working together with Maria Idotta, their attention to detail is outstanding and he goes above and beyond to get the translation done. The final work is something I can be proud of.” Tanya Anne Crosby, New York Times bestelling author 


“Ernesto has translated a dozen books for me now, and I couldn’t be happier! He’s a treat to work with, great at communication and always willing to answer questions and otherwise go above and beyond anything I expected. If you’re looking for an Italian translator, look no further! Ernesto is as skilled, professional and reasonable as they come.” Brenda Hiatt, New York Times and USA Today bestelling author 


“I’ve had Ernesto translate several of my books. He is professional, keeps to his schedule and has an excellent attitude. I’ve enjoyed working with Ernesto and plan to continue working with him in the future.”  Amber Kell, bestelling M/M author



“Working with Ernesto is a breeze, he’s so accommodating and responsive, and his translation work is super fast and of great quality. It also helps that he’s got a great sense of humor and “gets” my writing. I’m so happy I found him for my translations!”  Nadine Mutas, award-winning indie author



Ernesto translated two fiction books into Italian for me and he was professional, fast, thorough, and a pleasure to work with. Ripley Patton, indie author



“I now know why Ernesto Pavan came so highly recommended! He is skilled, efficient, prompt, and professional. His prices are very reasonable and his attention to detail is absolutely wonderful. He and Maria Idotta are a fabulous team.”Erica Ridley, New York Times and USA Today bestelling author 


“Fast, accurate, and absolutely outstanding! Ernesto Pavan is a dream to work with, and went above and beyond in his helpfulness and courtesy. I struck gold when I found” Maggie Shayne, New York Times bestelling author


“Ernesto has done a fabulous job with all the translations he has done for me. He is fun to work with and always answers any questions I have. He goes above and beyond the normal scope and I sincerely appreciate that!” Suzan Tisdale, USA Today bestelling author 


All quotes and pictures were graciously provided by the authors and are used with their permission.

Photo credits (for each picture), where available and required: Renee Silverman (Glynnis Campbell), Gary Frost Photography (Suzan Tisdale), Todd L. Church Photography (Tanya Anne Crosby)