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.
China Publishing Group vice-president Jiang Jun has said it is
“business as usual” for the publishing house in acquiring foreign rights,
despite recent reports that a cap has been placed on the number of overseas
children's picture books Chinese houses can bring out.