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.
Monday, August 08, 2016
Wainwright prize goes to Amy Liptrot's 'searingly honest' The Outrun
Posted at 7:49PM Sunday 07 Aug 2016
The Outrun, Amy Liptrot's account of reconnecting with nature in her native Orkney after leaving a troubled life in London, has won this year's Wainwright for the best UK nature and travel writing. Guardian