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.
Thursday, July 07, 2016
Latest news from The Bookseller including - Author earnings could be hit by Brexit
Debut psychological thriller Behind Closed Doors by BA Paris (Mira) is
Amazon Kindle's number-one selling e-book this year to date, according
to its summer 2016 report disclosing the latest retail trends for the
Jojo Moyes has toppled clean eating behemoth Joe Wicks, as After You (Penguin),
the sequel to bestseller Me
Before You (Michael Joseph), sold 53,867 copies for £214,008 to
hit the Official UK Top 50 number one spot, according to Nielsen BookScan’s
Rachel Mills, formerly head of Peters, Fraser +
Dunlop's international rights department, will be joining Furniss
Lawton in the newly created role of agent and international rights
director in late August.