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Tori Eldridge’s THE NINJA DAUGHTER – Pre-Launch Book Party
October 5 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Join us for a pre-launchbook party with kamaʻāina author, Tori Eldridge (neé Brenno, Punahou ’79) celebrating her new novel THE NINJA DAUGHTER.
This will be a fun event with discussion, Q & A, a dramatic reading, and, of course food, drinks, and lots of opportunity to talk story and reunite with old friends. You will have the opportunity to pre-order the book and Tori will be sign signature plates and stamp them with her personal ninja warrior chop!
ABOUT THE NINJA DAUGHTER
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.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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.