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.
Who says beach reads can’t be based in
reality? Each of these 11 true stories is so utterly compelling that it
reads like fiction. Whether your favorite genre is political thrillers or
mysteries, tales of friendship or dystopia, historical fiction or science
fiction, horror or adventure, any of these compelling nonfiction titles
in your beach bag will happily take you away to a truth that is stranger