The Frankie Files

The Frankie Files

The Frankie Files

Are you ready for Monsters and Mayhem?

Frankie wants to be a famous inventor, but her inventions are always getting her into Monster Trouble.

  • Frankie grows up, discovering science and adventure, and finding friends in unexpected places
  • Monster Invention Logbook entries showcasing scientific ideas in an of the wall way
  • Monster Wordsearch
  • Fun and mayhem
  • Sir Julius Vogel Award winning story, Frankie and the Netball Clone first published by Australia’s National Students’ Magazine Issue II 2011.

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A.J. Ponder

A.J. Ponder is the award winning author of Wizard’s Guide to Wellington.  She lives in a hundred year old house overlooking Wellington harbour, so she can keep an eye on stray taniwha while not missing out on coffee.

Awards include, Sir Julius Vogel Short Story Award 2012, with Frankie and the Netball Clone, runner up for Arc and The Tomorrow Project’s 2012 competition: The Future Always Wins, with Dying for the Record, and co-winner of the Northwrite 2014 Collaborative Writing Competition with Ahi Ka

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