Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Irish Laureate for Fiction Anne Enright is shortlisted for the
€100,000 (£84,932.00) International Dublin Literary Award, alongside
authors from 10 other countries including Angola, Mozambique and Nigeria.
Lee Child has tussled his way into the Official UK Top 50
number one spot for a 16th time, with Night School (Bantam) shifting
36,151 copies for £144,387, according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer