Books by Victoria Shorr

MIDNIGHT by Victoria Shorr
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 12, 2019

"A fresh and instructive investigation of three iconic lives and minds."
What were Jane Austen, Mary Shelley, and Joan of Arc thinking and feeling during their hours of deepest crisis and despair? Read full book review >
BACKLANDS by Victoria Shorr
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 11, 2015

" More long-form ode than rigorously plotted page-turner, Shorr's lyrical exploration of these Brazilian folk heroes is as much a study of love as of the shifting emotional terrain of an entire country."
Shorr's debut novel is a fictionalized rendering of the interior lives of real-life 20th-century Brazilian folk heroes Lampião and Maria Bonita as they meet, fall in love, and travel the countryside with their gang of outlaws. Read full book review >