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.
Mark Allin, president and c.e.o. of Wiley, has made a strong
public statement in support of freedom of movement in the face of president
Trump's recent attempt to impose a US travel ban on certain Middle Eastern
countries, saying that global interconnectedness is "critical to
continued progress" in science and education.
The Big Green Bookshop’s mission to tweet out every word of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s
Stone (Bloomsbury) to Piers Morgan has been continued by the
Twitter community after the broadcaster blocked the bookshop from