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Videos and Podcasts

Podcast: Weekly Wilson with host Connie C. Wilson
A lively conversation about The Ninja Daughter and The Ninja’s Blade

Podcast: Martial Arts and Life with host Kris Wilder
A fun and deep conversation about showbiz, family, life, and The Ninja’s Blade

Video: Thriller Talk Thursday
Host Lynne Constantine chats with Tori Eldridge, Danielle Girard, Kate Moretti

Podcast: The Liars Club Oddcast with guest Tori Eldridge
Hosts Jon McGoran, Merry Jones, Greg Frost, Keith Strunk

Video: Bookstr Talks – Live from New York City
Miranda Powell interviews ninja author Tori Eldridge

Podcast: Writers on the Beat with host Gavin Reese
Ninja Tori Eldridge on Gritty Authenticity

Podcast: Writer Types with host Eric Beetner
Guest host, Wendy Heard, interviews Tori Eldridge and John Vercher

Podcast: The Multiracial Family Man with host Alex Barnett
Special guest Tori Eldridge: dancer, actress, ninja, writer

Podcast: The Gritty Gritty with host Dharma Kelleher
Tori discusses the ninja arts, crime fiction, writing action, violence, and more.

Video: BookSwell Intersections with host Cody Sisco
Tori discusses The Ninja Daughter and L.A. Noir

Podcast: Writers on the Beat with host Gavin Reese
Author and real life ninja Tori Eldridge discusses Empowerment

Articles by Tori Eldridge

Killer Nashville Article by Tori Eldridge
Using Asian-Pacific Pride to Promote Representation in Literature

Hapa Magazine Essay by Tori Eldridge
An Asian Pacific Heritage Story for AAPI Heritage Month

Mystery Fanfare: Writing Athleticism by Tori Eldridge
Essay on career transitions and the physicality of writing

Crime Reads: Essay by Tori Eldridge
The Veracity and Heart of Modern Action Thrillers

The Thrill Begins: Advocate Series
Tori Eldridge pays tribute to author/mentor Jonathan Maberry

Featured Interviews

Washington Independent Review of Books – Feature Interview
The Sword of Justice – Rave Review for The Ninja Daughter

Book People Mystery Bookstore Blog Feature Interview
My Family, My Heritage, My Ninja Training – Tori Eldridge

The Thrill Begins Featured Interview
Cathy Perkins interviews Tori Eldridge about The Ninja Daughter

Hapa Magazine Featured Interview
“It’s 2020, and we’ve been holding out for a new type of hero long enough.”

Foreword Reviews Interviews Tori Eldridge
“A pinch private eye, a dash vigilante, and a heaping helping of dumplings…”

Modern-Day Ninja and a Debut Novel
Elena Taylor interviews Tori Eldridge

Ojo – Writers to Watch
Tori Eldridge interviewed on

Mystery Tribune: A Dialogue on City Culture and Diversity
Author Conversation with Tori Eldridge, Tracy Clark, Isabella Maldonado

A Few Words with Tori Eldridge, a Modern Ninja
Rich Ehisen interviews Tori Eldridge about The Ninja Daughter

Cover Reveal and Press

Crime Reads: The Great Los Angeles Crime Novel – and the Women Who Are Revitalizing It
Crime Read’s article lists The Ninja’s Blade (Lily Wong book 2) in 2020 lineup

Library Journal previews The Ninja’s Blade (Lily Wong book 2)
Mystery, Suspense, & Thriller Trends Plus 49 Exciting 2020 Titles

Entertainment Weekly: Exclusive Cover Reveal for The Ninja Daughter
See the Covers for Three Thrillers Bringing Diversity to Crime Fiction

New York Post: Tori Eldridge and The Ninja Daughter mentioned for Agora
A New Publishing Imprint Aims to Bring Diversity to Mystery Thrillers

Book Riot Interview about Polis Books Agora with Matt Coleman
Indie Press Polis Launches Diversity-Focused Crime Imprint Agora Books

Publishers Weekly Announces Launch Authors for Polis Books Agora
Polis Books Launches Diversity-Focused Crime Imprint

Unusual Suspects – Crime Fiction That Explores Important Issues of Our Time…
Excitement for The Ninja Daughter, Three-Fifths, and Remember on Book Riot

Shelf Awareness Article for new Agora Imprint
Polis Books Launching Agora Imprint

Mystery Tribune Article Mentions Tori Eldridge and The Ninja Daughter
New Imprint Agora Set to Bring More Diverse Voices to Crime Fiction

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First Book in the Lily Wong Mystery-Thriller Series