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.
Friday, November 04, 2016
Harry Potter star Emma Watson leaves books on London Underground
2 November 2016
Harry Potter star Emma Watson has dashed around the London Underground to hide books for passengers.
The actor dropped off copies of Maya Angelou's Mom & Me & Mom, the November pick for her online book club Our Shared Self.
The star left the novels as part of the Books On The Underground movement, which sees "book fairies" leave their favourite reads for people to enjoy.
Watson left about 100 books with some including a hand-written note. More