She co-translated All Dogs are Blue by Brazilian poet and novelist Rodrigo de Souza Leão, as well as an essay by Mia Couto on Granta, a short story by João Ximenes Braga in The Book of Rio, Elza: The Girl by Sérgio Rodrigues and Adultery by Paulo Coelho. She is also the recipient of PEN/Heim grant for her translation of Veronica Stigger's award-winning novel Opisanie swiata.
"I'm also interested in getting the word out about great books from Brazil, Portugal, Angola, Mozambique, and other Lusophone countries that don't often get their due in the US and UK publishing world. There are a LOT of great books out there from all these countries, struggling to reach a wider audience," Zoë writes in her blog. "I'll try to do my part to share some books that I think should be, need to be translated."