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.
Writers including A L Kennedy, Sebastian Barry and
Courttia Newland are to participate in an event which will see MPs given
copies of A Country
of Refuge (Unbound) in the hopes that this will
"change the tone of the debate on refugees".