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.
Penguin Random House UK Children’s has signed a futuristic
action-adventure novel created by futurist, technologist and science
fiction author Brian David Johnson and music artist will.i.am, titled Wizards and Robots.
The first novel in Elena Ferrante's four part series, My Brilliant Friend,
is to be adapted into an eight-episode Italian drama series for HBO
and Italian state broadcaster Rai. Production is set to begin