Michelle Deeter is a freelance translator based in Manchester, England. She has been translating and interpreting since 2007 and she handles everything from pesticide patents to frozen food packaging. She translated Beijing, Beijing by Feng Tang, The Untouched Crime by Zi Jinchen and The Heart of Deep Blue by TJ Lei. She co-translated Paper Tiger, a non-fiction collection of essays, with Nicky Harman. She holds a BA in International Relations from Carleton College (USA) and an MA in Translation and Interpreting from Newcastle University (UK).