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.
Andrea Wulf has been named the 29th winner of the Royal
Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize for her biography of
Alexander von Humboldt, The
Invention of Nature (John Murray), about an explorer,
naturalist and foreign member of the Royal Society.