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.
Wednesday, February 08, 2017
'A Bookstore Is Not a Stage Set'
"In this business, you always have to be on your toes and take nothing for granted.... A bookstore is not a stage set.... It has to reflect the things that matter to readers."