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.
After underestimating the ferocity of Japan's manga fans,
Amazon has made major adjustments to the contents of its Kindle Unlimited
offer in the country, while dropping some publishers from the service
Will Page, director of economics at Spotify, Steve Ackerman,
managing director of Somethin’ Else, Ian Small, c.e.o. of AudioBooks.com,
and Tom Hall, vice president Learning Platforms, Schools and English at
Pearson, are the latest speakers added to the line-up of FutureBook, The Bookseller’s
digital publishing conference.