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.
Saturday, October 08, 2016
A Stunning Portrait of a Man for Fans of BROOKLYN
Off the Shelf
By Grace McNamee | Friday,
October 07, 2016
I picked up Colm Tóibín’s THE MASTER a few months after
finishing his brilliant novel BROOKLYN.
When I curled up with THE MASTER, I looked forward to falling into a similar
story: one about an expatriate grappling with immigration, homesickness, and
growing up. READ MORE