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 15, 2016
'Buy Indie or...'
"I always tell people at readings that if they're not buying books at independent bookstores, they're going to get really sh*tty seats in heaven."
--Anne Lamott, speaking at last week's Mountains & Plains Independent Booksellers Fall Discovery Show in Denver, Colo., about her upcoming book, Hallelujah, Anyway: Rediscovering Mercy.