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.
Join us for a gala occasion to celebrate the
publication of Evan Andrew’s third historical novel. Shadows of Doubt follows
the characters from Shadows in the Night, his previous novel set in the world
of smuggling in Regency times.
Prior to the launch you will be treated to some Noel
Coward selections from the forthcoming Victoria Theatre production Noel and
Bookings are highly recommended. Please RSVP to Helen Woodhouse by email,
or phone 09 486 8469.
Looking forward to seeing you at these events
In the meanwhile, this weekend is Auckland Writers
and Readers Festival, with a wonderful programme of events, including a
couple of events with UK crime writer Peter James and Kiwi Crime blogger Craig
HOUR WITH PETER JAMES
SATURDAY MAY 12 –
ASB THEATRE, AOTEA CENTRE
MIND FOR MURDER
SUNDAY MAY 13 –
NZI ROOM, AOTEA CENTRE
In this panel discussion, UK
Crime Writers Association chair and bestselling crime writer Peter James,
Australian crime writer Jennifer Rowe and New Zealand’s own Paul Thomas are in
discussion with Kiwi crime blogger Craig Sisterson.