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.
Few forms of art affect us as thoroughly
and movingly as music and literature. It only makes sense, therefore, to
combine the two. Below is a melodious list of fantastic books that share
their titles with classic songs by a variety of artists, from the Beatles
to Nirvana. Curl up with a copy of these books and then check out their
namesake songs on our Spotify list.