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J.A. Wright

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J.A. Wright

J.A. (Jodi) Wright was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, USA, and moved to Christchurch, New Zealand in 1990 with her husband and two daughters.

Jodi is the co-founder/ Director of many successful New Zealand festivals, including the World Buskers Festival, the New Zealand International Jazz & Blues Festival and the Christchurch Book Festival.

Her first love, however, has always been writing.

‘Eat and Get Gas,’ her second novel, was released in June 2023. Her first novel, ‘How to Grow an Addict’ came out in 2015.