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.
Wednesday, June 29, 2016
Emma Donoghue Wins 2016 Ireland Fund Literary Prize
Posted at 11:14AM Tuesday 28 Jun 2016
Room novelist Emma Donoghue has been granted this year's AWB Vincent American Ireland Fund Literary Award, a $25,000 prize recognizing excellent literary achievement. Donoghue received the honour at Dublin's Mansion House on June 23, later donating the full prize to the UN Refugee Agency. quillandquire.com