Author Archives: ajponder

About ajponder

A.J. Ponder is the award winning author of Wizard's Guide to Wellington, Miss Lionheart and the Laboratory of Death, as well as a number of well-regarded short stories, including Dying for the Record.

Lego at Te Papa this weekend 2-3 June 2018

BrickCon-NZ 2018 This looks like a really fun, hands on exhibition – I can’t wait to go. Will be posting more on it later, but in the meantime – you can find out more from Stuff or Eventfinder – or drop … Continue reading

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Save the Moa – article

I saw an article in the NZ Herald today by: Paul Little: On the hunt for the moa It starts: “Why did the chicken get crossed with the moa? It hasn’t happened yet, but there’s a good chance it will, … Continue reading

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Bret McKenzie’s The Muppet Show – Jim Henson Retrospectacle

Everything was great – everything was grand – a totally amazing experience. Obviously the following song is from the movie -and not the retrospectacle itself – which was a celebration and nostalgia trip of the Muppets and the values and … Continue reading

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Eli & A.J are interviewed by Lee Murray

Come and visit us, as Eli and I chat with the amazing Lee Murray about our latest book – Attack of the Giant Bugs. Lee Murray’s Speculative Fiction Show You’ll find out all sorts of things: how I broke my … Continue reading

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Giant Bugs and Code Cracking = Free Book

Eli and I have just published “Attack of the Giant Bugs” We had great fun writing it, and I think you’ll have a lot of fun discovering all the endings. Some are brutal, some are funny, and some are (slightly) … Continue reading

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The Frankie Files Book Review from young inventor/scientist

On Sunday mum came back from Wellington. She got me a book called, “The Frankie Files”… Continue reading

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Frankie Files: Goodreads Giveaway!

Heads up, New Zealand Goodreads Giveaway of Frankie Files, just click the link 🙂 Goodreads Book Giveaway The Frankie Files by A.J. Ponder Giveaway ends September 08, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway   I know you’re … Continue reading

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