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.
lllustrated publisher Quarto has announced it is considering a
sale, following a preliminary approach from a third party to acquire
it at "a price that the board considers attractive and reflective
of the inherent value of the business as a global publishing