Tibor Fischer

Tibor FischerThe son of Hungarian refugees, Tibor Fischer was born in Stockport in 1959. His first novel, Under the Frog, was shortlisted for the Booker Prize in 1993. He is the author of four other novels, The Thought Gang, The Collector Collector, Voyage to the End of the Room and Good to be God, as well as a collection of short stories Don’t Read This Book If You’re Stupid.

A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, his work has been published in 25 languages. He is program director for the master’s in creative writing at Canterbury Christ Church University.