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.
Friday, March 18, 2016
NEWS FROM TIME OUT BOOKSTORE
TIME OUT BOOKSTORE, AN INDEPENDENT BOOKSTORE WITH INDEPENDENT SPIRIT. Since 1988.
Stocktake On Monday 21st March, our Children's Room will be shut from 1pm and our store will be shut from 5pm due to our annual stocktake. We apologise for the inconvenience.
Easter Hours Friday 25th March - 10-6pm Saturday 26th March - 9-9pm Sunday 27th March - 10-6pm Monday 28th March - 10-6pm
Mt Eden Village Events This Saturday is Eden Arts Artists in Eden. Come along to the auction and add to your art collection. While you're at it you can see some of our recently purchased works in our aptly themed window display.
Now is the time to lock in your visit to the Mt Eden Village Fête on Saturday 2nd April. We will have a stall outside the store full of sale items.
Auckland Writers Festival What an exciting line-up! Check out the programme here and get in touch if there are any titles you want to study up on before the festival reaches town in May. You can also pick up a programme in store.
Upcoming titles for 2016 We are getting word of some incredible new releases that will be coming out this year. Notably, Lionel Shriver releasesThe Mandibles in May, Justin Cronin's third title in The Passage series (City of Mirrors) is due 24/5/16. Annie Proulx's long awaited book, Barkskinsis coming out in June. Get in touch if you would like to pre-order any of these.
As we watch summer disappear, we are pleased to present to you some great reads to settle down with. Check out our list below and remember to click on the book cover to read the book's blurb.
Love from a stretchy Lucinda and the rest of the Time Out team. X