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.
Meet Stu! He’s a California native,
raised on healthy doses of John Steinbeck and Jack London. When asked
about his formative years, he is likely to respond “the only good things
to ever come out of Sacramento were me and Joan Didion.” Now a proud
resident of New York City, he can be found on warm days lounging in
Central Park with his dog on his lap and a manuscript in his hand.