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.
Thursday, May 27, 2010
EXCITEMENT AT SCHOLASTIC NZ
We had a record week of sales of Wonky last week - 1228 copies were sold in the trade! Hee haw! It was number 2 in the overall top 10, only beaten by Spirit Bound: Vampire Academy by Richelle Mead. Wow!