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.
Wednesday, November 07, 2012
Famous Five books to be revived for television
They are books which feature adventures, the simple joys of childhood; and
'lashings of ginger beer' - and they are about to make a comeback.
The Famous Five books, first
published in 1942, have sold over 500 million books in over 50