Marina Kinnunen


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Academic degree

Institute, higher education, 1981 (industrial engineer)

Additional subject-specific studies

literature course Pietarissa 2016-2019

seminars for translators Helsingissä 2015, Pietarissa 2014-2019

advanced training courses for Finnish language teachers, Pietarissa 2015-2019

business development expert-training programme, Helsinki Business School Small Business Centre, Mikkeli-Pietari, 2008


Interests and specialisation

Fiction, Prose, Poetry, Literature for children and young people, Non-fiction, Communications

List of translations

The novel returns, Into a journey. Limbus press , 2015. Original title: Novelli palaa by Rosa Liksom ja Taina Latvala in the collection of short stories. Genre: Prose.

Water. Kompas Gid, 2019. Original title: Vesi by Laura Ertimo. Genre: Non-fiction. Project Of the Institute of Finland in St. Petersburg

Big sports book. Rech, 2020. Original title: Suuri urheilukirja by Mauri Kunnas. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Lucky’s Best-Ever Xmas Present. Rech, 2020. Original title: Onnin paras joululahja by Mauri Kunnas . Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Hand book of mysterious and weird. Rech, 2020. Original title: Kummallisuuksien käsikirja by Mauri Kunnas. Genre: Literature for children and young people.

Now translating

Funny animal book

I will be pleased to write reader’s reports.

Sample translations

Updated: 2.9.2020