Victoria Forester is the author of The Girl Who Could Fly, a Booklist Editor’s Choice and Bank Street Best Children’s Book of the Year. She is also a successful screenwriter, and originally wrote The Girl Who Could Fly for film. She liked the story so much that she decided to expand it into her first book. Victoria grew up on a remote farm in Ontario, Canada, and graduated from the University of Toronto. She now lives in Los Angeles with her husband, daughter, and cat.
Hometown: A remote farm in Ontario, Canada
Currently resides: Los Angeles, CA
Interesting fact: Victoria Forester is a successful screenplay writer; The Girl Who Could Fly began as a screenplay that was optioned by Paramount Pictures, but she loved the story so much she decided to write it as a book as well.
"It's the oddest/sweetest mix of Little House on the Prairie and X-Men. I was smiling the whole time (except for the part where I cried). Prepare to have your heart warmed." -Stephenie Meyer, The Twilight Saga