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 Korean film adaptation of Sarah Walters’ bestselling Fingersmith triumphed
at the British Academy Film Awards (BAFTAs) last night, along with the
documentary, “I Am Not Your Negro”, based on James Baldwin’s unfinished
manuscript, and James Ivory’s adaptation of 2007 novel Call Me By Your Name
by André Aciman.