Mochari's Pushcart-nominated debut novel, Zinsky
the Obscure (Fomite
Press, 2013), is available
on Amazon. It has earned rave reviews from
Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, and Booklist. Boston's
NPR station listed it as one of its ten "Good
Reads for the Summer." The book was also
featured in the Boston
on the Street column. Ilan's short stories and
poetry have appeared or are forthcoming in Keyhole,
Midway Journal and elsewhere. He is a
Senior Writer for Inc.
In 1997, he earned a B.A. in English from Yale
University. He used it to wait tables for nine years
in the Boston area.