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.
Ian McEwan, Lionel Shriver and Jonathan Safran Foer
are among the prize-winning novelists confirmed for the
67th The Times
and The Sunday Times
Cheltenham Literature Festival, after the final line-up was formally
announced today (13th August).