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.
Publishers need to “update their mindsets, ways of thinking
and business models" and "treat time like money" in order to
survive and thrive, innovation expert Terence Mauri has said in a keynote
speech at the IPG spring conference.
Penguin Random House Children’s UK has signed a three-year
publishing deal to release books based on Hatchimals, a brand of toys that
hatch out of an egg, produced by Canadian Manufacturers Sin Master.