Three Event Weekend – Wellycon, Armageddon,& Nat Sci Fi Convention

Three (no FOUR!) great events over three days, and Ike and I'll be hiding in the least known one 🙂 WELLYCON: Boardgaming fun: 4-5 June 2016 starting at 10am the Wellingotn Boardgaming convention - if you love board games check it out here   comiccon.co.nz/wellycon-nz-boardgaming-convention Great for discovering brand new board games. ARMAGEDDON: June 4-6th 2016 …

Miss Lionheart free copies and omnibus release – Merry Christmas!

Source: Miss Lionheart free copies and omnibus release – Merry Christmas! Merry Christmas To celebrate the online release of the omnibus edition of Miss Lionheart, from multi-award winning author A.J. Ponder, we are going to give away 5 FREE copies of the paperback... Kidnap yourself into mad-scientist territory with the Miss Lionheart compendium OR read more...

Free ebooks – Miss Lionheart and Twisty Christmas Tales

  TOP SECRET!  shhh don't tell anyone but...to celebrate the launch of Miss Lionheart - and the Laboratory of Death Part 3: Thrice Shy - on the 31st of March Phantom Feather Press is offering Twisty Christmas Tales and Miss Lionheart and the Laboratory of Death free To celebrate the final installment of "Bundled into a …

The ruins of Rivendell, Kaitoke National Park

If you should find your way to Kaitoke National Park, you never know what you might find hidden in the undergrowth, or passing through the ruins of the Elven archway that used to lead to the long lost Elven city of Rivendell. Although it is important to watch out for danger, Most of the peoples …

Top Secret. Mad science and new book – coming soon…do not read.

Top Secret! Keep Out. Please be careful, this upcoming book is not for younger readers. Yes, that is right, I have been keeping an eye on what my writer has been up to, and it is very scary. But more on that later. If you have not read Miss Lionheart and the Laboratory of Death …

Spiders, Ferns, DeClassified at Te Papa Sunday 1 Mar 2015

Wellington Family Event: Do you love to discover new things, find out more about the natural world, meet the scientists, and find out some fun facts, or maybe you desperately need to know what that spider is!!!!! Maybe it will eat your children! (It wont).  But just to be sure, Dr Phil Sirvid will be …

Miss Lionheart’s “Ask Me” for those tricky science questions

To celebrate the upcoming release of my latest Miss Lionheart book (for older readers who like to read tricky books), Miss Lionheart has released an "ask me" blog - where you can ask all those difficult science questions like "are zombies real?" and "Why is this strawberry growing little strawberry plants?" Do you have a …

Quick Heads Up – Win Tickets to Tyrannosaurs in Wellington

Absolutely  Positively Wellington is giving away 4 tickets to "Meet the Tyrannosaurs at Te Papa" - but it's only until 4 o'clock today (23/01/15) To win - go here fast! http://www.wellingtonnz.com/discover/things-to-do/win-tickets-to-meet-the-tyrannosaurs-at-te-papa/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=post&utm_content=tyrannosaurs-competition&utm_campaign=social0115 It's a great little exhibition - Ike and I will be doing a post soon 🙂 A.J.