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.
Saturday, February 06, 2016
How to Rule: Read These Books and You Too Can Be an Oligarch
On Wednesday, Washington Post’s Wonkblog ran a piece with the title, “What Ivy League students are reading that you aren’t.” The headline, you can see, is straightforward: it bravely preys on the fears of middle class parents and overachieving public school students around the nation. …Read More