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.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
'Charming & Unusual Bookstores Around the World'
Powerhouse Arena, Brooklyn, N.Y.
In showcasing some "charming and unusual bookstores around the world," Smithsonian magazine wrote: "For travelers, these shops go beyond well-curated selections of books: they pack in an abundance of beauty, quirky character and local history within their walls. And they serve as community hubs, where you can tap into the creative pulse of a destination."