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.
Novelist Jenny Colgan deactivated her Twitter account this
weekend after her Guardian
review of The Secret
Lives of the Amir Sisters by Nadiya Hussain, ghostwritten by
Ayisha Mailk, sparked angry reactions on social media.