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.
Monday, October 22, 2007
LABOUR DAY HOLIDAY IN NEW ZEALAND TODAY
A public holiday here in New Zealand today, Monday 22 October.
Spare a thought for all those booksellers, and other retailers who are trading as usual and do not get a holiday like most of us.