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Zoë Slutzky grew up outside Philadelphia. She studied English at Columbia and worked as an assistant editor at The Hudson Review, a literary magazine. Her book reviews have appeared in Bookforum, the Los Angeles Times, the Financial Times, and the Brooklyn Rail. In her free time, she likes to walk long distances in search of used bookstores and delicious food of all varieties.