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.
New libraries minister Rob Wilson has said his existing role
as minister for civil society "overlaps" with his new libraries
brief, both in the aim of encouraging volunteering and community action and
in developing new governance models including mutuals, trusts and
Simon Ross, formerly Cambridge University Press's deputy
managing director for academic publishing as well as CUP global business
development director, has been appointed as the new c.e.o. of Manchester