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Jean Hannah Edelstein


Born in the early eighties in New York to an American father and Scottish mother, Jean Hannah Edelstein is a London-based journalist with a signature style that combines New York sass and British wit.

Following two years in publishing, she began writing professionally in 2007 and has been published in print and online by numerous newspapers and magazines, including The Guardian and The Sunday Times. She is an editor at and has also appeared as a relationship expert on both radio and television.

Her first book, Himglish and Femalese: Why Women Don't Get Why Men Don't Get Them, was published by Preface in May 2009.