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.
The long-awaited Ambition report for Public Libraries has been
published, urging local authorities to use libraries to deliver other
public services such as health, with the help of a £4m dedicated fund.
Hachette UK has "canned" many of its apps to focus
on "fewer and better" following its acquisition of mobile app and
games developer Neon Play in June, its chief executive Tim Hely
Hutchinson has revealed at The FutureBook Conference 2016.