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.
Lisa Genova has created her own niche in women’s fiction. With a
Ph.D. in neuroscience from Harvard University, she is exceptionally qualified
to write about the medical, emotional, and interpersonal afflictions of
neurological disorders. Genova’s medical expertise, coupled with her
incredible ability to create authentic characters with nuanced emotional
growth, is why every novel she writes feels so original. READ MORE