Author Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi discusses her new novel "Call Me Zebra" with WNYC Radio.
Helen Little of The Public Library's iHeart Radio speaks to Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi about her new novel Call Me Zebra
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Azareen Van der Vliet Oloomi joins co-hosts Eric Newman, Kate Wolf, and Medaya Ocher to discuss her first novel, Call Me Zebra, released to universal praise this past month. In his review for The Los Angeles Review of Books, Nathan Scott McNamara, describes how Zebra, "the precocious narrator, a self-proclaimed "connoisseur of literature,...