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.
Bertelsmann c.e.o. Thomas Rabe has said the company
is "quite confident" of maintaining its "Intellectual
Property hub" - meaning not just Penguin Random House and DK, but
also its Fremantle Media and BMG businesses - in the UK after
Brexit, and has the intention of doing so.
Rapper and producer Jay Z has partnered with the Weinstein
Company to produce a feature film and documentary series about Trayvon
Martin, the unarmed African American teenager killed by George Zimmerman in