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.
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
Boy, a Writer, and a Book That Changes Everything
Off the Shelf
By Kara O'Rourke
| Monday, May 23, 2016
Books are the perfect getaway, especially when I’m in
desperate need for a warmer climate, when I’m having a bad case of
wanderlust, or when I just need a little excitement in my everyday life. The Shadow of the Wind
by Spanish writer Carlos Ruiz Zafón was the perfect antidote for all three.