Frank Dietz

Frank Dietz - Translator

Austin, TX, USA

Native German with a Ph.D. in American literature. Translated numerous books (science fiction, fantasy, LitRPG, mystery) into German.

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E>D translation services for independent authors - detail-oriented, timely and creative. Extensive experience in translating military science fiction.
I will work closely with you and a German editor to ensure your German readers enjoy your novels! Don't let your brainchild be mangled by machine translation!

Here are some quotes by authors whose books I have translated:

Frank is one of the best English to German translators on the market. He did a superb job on translating The Red Baron into German, and he has an encyclopedic knowledge of military terms and history that is of tremendous value. Frank should be the first person you contact for all your English to German translating needs.
- Richard J. Fox, author of The Red Baron.

Frank Dietz is an awesome translator! He's fast, has great communication, and formats the translation perfectly! He is great to work with and puts a lot of passion into creating an excellent German book. I hope to work with him again. Highly recommended!
- Rain Oxford, author of The Sorcerer's Quest

A pleasure to work with. Maintained an open line of communication during the translation process, demonstrated impressive translation and editing skills, and produced a high quality translation.
- E. J. Stevens, author of Shadow Sight

Book Translation
English to German
Gaming & LitRPG
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction


  • ATA English-German

Work experience


February, 1998 – Present (over 23 years)

Portfolio (36 selected works)

Krieg Der Welten: Vergeltung (German Edition)

Rust, John J., Gardner, Mark, Dietz, Frank

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