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.
Whether they’re in the zoo, the wild, or our living room,
animals are all around us. We recognize their smarts and savvy, but how much
do we really know about what they know? Here are 14 books that explore the
hearts and minds of our furry, gilled, and four- (or eight-) legged friends. READ