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.
The four-day Livre Paris book fair had a controversial start
this year, as President Emmanuel Macron boycotted the Russian
guest-of-honour stand in support of the UK and Prime Minister Theresa May’s
clash with President Vladimir Putin.