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.
Sven Fund, previously c.e.o. of De Gruyter, will head a new
German branch of Knowledge Unlatched, the Open Access project for
humanities and social science books established by publisher Frances
Author and illustrator Jane Hissey has created a new Old Bear
story, Happy Birthday
Old Bear, to mark 30 years since the first book in the series
was published. It will be published by in September under the Scribblers
imprint of The Salariya Book Company.