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.
Comic artists including Luke McGarry, who created the Trainspotting film poster, have reimagined Beatrix Potter's characters to mark the 150th anniversary of her birth.
Peter Rabbit and Jemima Puddleduck feature in McGarry's "Beatrixpotting" line-up. Walking Dead's Charlie Adlard and Hellboy collaborator Duncan Fegredo have also taken part. The artists are supporting a student art competition being held in Cumbria MORE