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.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
Latest from The Bookseller including 'Dismayed' trade reacts to Donald Trump's election
The book trade has reacted with “dismay”, “horror” and
“frustration” to this morning’s shock news that Republican candidate Donald
Trump has beaten Democrat Hillary Clinton to take the White House as US
David Walliams has put the brakes on The Girl on the Train’s
12-week run at the top of the chart, with The Midnight Gang (HarperCollins
Children's) striking the Official UK Top 50 number one spot with a
resounding chime, according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total Consumer Market.