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, August 27, 2015
Fighting Fire Fear with "Wildfires"
As fires continue to plague Washington State, Riverwalk Books in Chelan is providing free copies of Wildfires by Kathy Furgang (National Geographic Children's Books) "to families with young peeps living with the wildfires," the store said on Facebook. "As adults, we can process somewhat the information around us. Children are often forgotten in our conversations. This is our way of providing a tool to understanding our youngest community members."