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.
Friday, March 03, 2017
the (little) read
While The Wish Child carries on its run as part of a very successful week for the folks at VUP, Nicky Pellegrino's Under Italian Skies is nipping at its heels, with Union Belle, by bestselling author Deborah Challinor not far behind. Potton & Burton's lovely gift book Mauri Ora has re-entered the main chart, as well as topping the Indiebound chart. There is yet another kiwi addition to the Children's & YA list, with Tama the Kiwi Tiki Tours New Zealand dropping in this week. Click on through to find out what is happening in the international lists.