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.
Friday, December 28, 2012
Venn worlds collide: the connections between celebrity memoirs
All memoirs have common themes. And some of those from
this year, including books by Jack Straw, Kris Jenner and R Kelly, take us
effortlessly from Salman Rushdie to Uggie the dog