ALEXIA KLEIN was born in Belo Horizonte, Brazil, in 1978.
She has a strong scientific background, having graduated from high school as a Chemistry Technician, and holding degrees in Pharmaceutical Sciences and History of Science, all from one of Brazil’s most prestigious Universities, the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG).
Her passion for the written word and for languages has made her shift interests towards the craft of translating. She attended classes in English to Portuguese Translation at the New York University School of Continuing Education.
Since 2006, she has been residing in Brooklyn, New York, where she lives with her husband and two children.
She has also lived in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv.