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.
Jamie Oliver has continued his blistering return to form,
shifting 52,211 copies of 5
Ingredients: Quick and Easy Food (Michael Joseph) last
week through Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market to take the Official
UK number one by almost 40,000 units.
Pan Macmillan authors Joe Wicks, Jeffrey Archer, Julia
Donaldson and Axel Scheffler were last night awarded the Golden
Pan, one of the industry's very first author awards,
recognising sales in excess of one million copies over a book's