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.
With the coming holidays, you’re
probably thinking about travel plans. Audiobooks are the perfect travel
companion, whether you’re going via car, plane, or train. They can pull
you into a downright amazing tale—and engage you through the inevitable
delays. Because audiobooks are often read by the author or a trained
actor, listening to them adds a new dimension to any narrative, even if
you’ve already read the print version. As you plan your holiday travel,
make sure your devices are fully stocked. Here are 12 great audiobook
recommendations timed for short and long trips!