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.
Jane Austen is one of the most beloved novelists Great Britain
has ever produced. From PRIDE AND PREJUDICE to NORTHANGER ABBEY, she has
charmed readers throughout the world and influenced generations of writers.
In celebration of her birthday today, we present several of our favorite
works of fiction that are inspired by her greatest novels—and plenty of them
include our beloved Darcy. READ