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.
Film rights to A. A. Dhand's "gritty"
Bradford-based thriller Streets
of Darkness have gone to FilmWave, the producers
behind the recent adaptation of J K Rowling's The Casual Vacancy for
the BBC and HBO.
Literary magazine New
Welsh Review has longlisted nine writers for this year’s the
‘New Welsh Writing Awards 2016: University of South Wales Prize for Travel
Writing’, including John Harrison and Nathan Llywelyn Munday.