Following a BA (Hons) degree in Film and Theatre at Bristol University, Tor (Victoria) co-founded a dance-theatre company that performed at Sadler’s Wells and the Royal Festival Hall. She also devised and directed a play for the Olivier stage at the National Theatre and choreographed an opera for the Royal College of Music. She has attended Arvon, TLC and Festival of Writing workshops, and is grateful for enchanting afternoons discussing her writing with Ben Okri. On submitting A Thousand Paper Birds to agents, Tor received six offers of representation. She currently works part-time as an editor for a creative consultancy. She lives in London with her husband and two young children.
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