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.
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child (Sphere)
has bewitched the UK Official Top 50 for a second week, holding the number
one spot with 23,711 copies sold, according to Nielsen BookScan’s Total
Human rights campaigner Shami Chakrabarti is publishing
a new book with Allen Lane this October, Of Women, making the
case for "radical positive action in every sphere of life to promote
the vindication of the rights of women worldwide".