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, March 26, 2015
The Orwell Prize 2015
The Orwell Prize 2015:
for books, journalism, and social affairs reporting
The Orwell Prize 2015 announced its longlists today.
12 Books, 15 Journalists, and 14 pieces of social reporting
announced for Orwell Prize Longlist 2015
Prize longlist includes four first-time authors as well as several established
Journalism Prize longlist includes Economist writer Rosie Blau and Middle East
reporter David Gardner
- Prestigious new
reporting prize longlist includes journalism on themes as diverse as London’s
housing problems and the problem of loneliness amongst the elderly