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.
Award-winning novelist Neil Griffiths is launching a new
literary prize to celebrate “small presses producing brilliant and
brave literary fiction” in the UK and Ireland - in part because he believes
the publishing business model is "terrible".
Albert Hogan, former head of digital strategy at Universal
Pictures, is joining Penguin Random House UK to lead a new team that brings
together the publisher’s group marketing with the audience development