TBC – Book Party for Tori Eldridge’s The Ninja Daughter
October 5 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Kill Bill meets The Joy Luck Club in an action-packed debut novel about a Chinese-Norwegian modern-day
ninja who must fight the Los Angeles Ukrainian mob, sex traffickers, and her own family to save two desperate
women and an innocent child.
After her sister is raped and murdered, Lily Wong dedicates her life and ninja skills to the protection of women.
But her mission is complicated. Not only does she live above the Chinese restaurant owned by her Norwegian
father and inspired by the recipes of her Chinese mother, but she has to hide her true self from her Hong Kong
tiger mom is already disappointed at her less than feminine ways, and who would be horrified if she knew what
she had become. But when a woman and her son she escorted safely to an abused women’s shelter return home
to dangerous consequences, Lily is forced to not only confront her family and her past, but team up with a
mysterious―and very lethal―stranger to rescue them.
Tori Eldridge is Honolulu-born thriller writer who challenges perspective and empowers the spirit. Her debut
novel, THE NINJA DAUGHTER, is the first book in the Lily Wong Ninja Mystery series and was inspired by
her debut short story featured in Suspense Magazine’s Best of 2014. Other short stories have been published in
several anthologies. Tori’s screenplay THE GIFT earned a semi-finalist place for the prestigious Academy
Award Nicholl Fellowship. She holds a fifth-degree black belt in To-Shin Do Ninjutsu and has traveled the
USA teaching seminars on the ninja arts, weapons, and women’s self-protection.