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, December 23, 2010
'Books For Christmas? What The Heck Is That?'
Book2Book - Wednesday 22 Dec 2010
It should serve as a cautionary tale for any parent who has decided to go down the 'learning present' route this Christmas.
Footage of a three-year-old boy losing his Christmas cheer over receiving books as a festive gift has become an internet hit.