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.
Though it’s experienced its fair share of controversy, Lena
Dunham’s television series “Girls” profoundly changed the way we see and
discuss women on-screen. Portraying the good, bad, and ugly of postgraduate
city life—from failed relationships to body image issues and millennial
malaise—the show inspired a new generation of writers—and readers—to bare
all. The show has come to an end, but if you find yourself missing the wit
and wisdom of Hannah Horvath, here are some books that will help you cope. READ