Mario Cravo Neto, Los Angeles, 1995

About the Author

Victoria Shorr's first novel, Backlands, was named one of Booklist’s top-ten first novels of 2015. She co-founded the Archer School for Girls, and the Pine Ridge Girls' School in South Dakota, the first independent, culturally-based, college-prep school for girls on a Native reservation in America. She lives in New York and California.

Education: Wellesley College, 1971, A.B.

Married to John Perkins. Three grown children.