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.
The Booksellers Association chief executive Tim Godfray has
said it has been "really heartening" to see the creativity and
entrepreneurship of booksellers in 2015, with industry sales figures
bucking the high street footfall trends.
Fans of Cassandra Clare will be able to watch the TV
adaptation of her bestselling series The Mortal Instruments (Walker Books)
next month, as Netflix has announced a global release date, excluding the
US, of 13th January.