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.
The Montpellier appeal court in France has overturned the
local commercial court’s decision for the Lille-based Furet du Nord
chain of bookshops to acquire Sauramps, a group of five outlets in the
Montpellier region in the south of France.