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.
Richard Johnson, Bonnier Publishing's group
chief executive, has slammed the industry's "obsession with
targets and quotas" as "nonsense" when it comes
to addressing lack of diversity in the book world.