An invitation from publicist Jennifer Vance of Books Forward arrived in the Guild's inbox this week concerning a virtual event arranged through indie bookstore Mysterious Galaxy. We're sharing it below.
Lefty-nominated California author Tori Eldridge is celebrating the release of her new book with a virtual event at Mysterious Galaxy, and we wanted to invite members of the San Diego Writers and Editors Guild to attend!
Tori will be in conversation with Jonathan Mayberry at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 2. To pre-order a signed copy of her new book and for more information, you can see the event here: https://www.mystgalaxy.com/Eldridge-09-2020
For more info on Tori and her books, you can check out her press kit here:
Tori Eldridge is the Anthony and Lefty Awards-nominated author of The Ninja Daughter, which was named one of the “Best Mystery Books of the Year” by The South Florida Sun Sentinel and awarded 2019 Thriller Book of the Year by Authors on the Air Global Radio Network. Her short stories appear in several anthologies, and her screenplay The Gift earned a semifinalist spot in the prestigious Academy Nicholl Fellowship.
Before writing, Tori performed as an actress, singer, dancer on Broadway, television, and film. She is of Hawaiian, Chinese, Norwegian descent and was born and raised in Honolulu where she graduated from Punahou School with classmate Barack Obama. Tori 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. Her second book in the Lily Wong series, The Ninja’s Blade, releases September 1, 2020.