After studying theatre and film, Tor co-founded a dance-theatre company and spent most of her twenties directing, writing and performing. She taught drama for several years and choreographed an opera for The Royal College of Music. A Thousand Paper Birds is her first novel and was longlisted for The Authors' Club Best First Novel Award 2018. She lives in London with her husband and two young children.
Website for author, Tor Udall, and her debut novel, A Thousand Paper Birds - a story about love, loss and origami set in Kew Gardens. Published by Bloomsbury June 2017.