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, November 28, 2013
10 Perfect Books to Cozy Up to As You Cook, Eat, and Drink This Thanksgiving
If you’re stuck indoors for the rest of this week due to
family Thanksgiving obligations or fear of the storm that’s supposedly
approaching — or because you’re simply trying to avoid the world — a good
idea might be to just spend your time off reading books.
City folk like us
couldn’t be more jealous of those of you lucky enough to have a fireplace
and an idyllic landscape to look out at, but even if we have a subway rumbling
right outside our doorstep, squeezing the maximum amount of coziness out of
our Thanksgiving-break reading experiences shouldn’t be too difficult.
These books will help you keep you warm as the temperature dips.