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About the Author
ANOUK MARKOVITS was raised in France. She attended a religious seminary in lieu of high school. After she left home at the age of nineteen to avoid an arranged marriage, she attended Columbia University’s School of General Studies and graduated with a bachelor of science. She has a master of architecture from Harvard and a PhD in romance studies from Cornell. Her first novel, Pur Coton, written in French, was published by Gallimard.