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.
Overall digital sales at Penguin Random House are on a
“positive path forward,” the company’s global c.e.o Markus Dohle has said
in a letter to staff, despite the company’s first half results showing a
decline due to lower e-book sales.
Bonnier Publishing, with Insight Editions and Warner
Bros, is hosting an interactive colouring event celebrating the
Harry Potter films today in King’s Cross Station, near The Harry
Potter Shop at Platform 9 ¾.