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.
People always ask me how I read so many
books every year. I like to joke that I don’t have a social life and
spend all my time reading. It’s funny because it’s pretty much the truth.
What can I say? There are just so many incredible books I want to enjoy.
Efficiency is key. If you, too, want to read as many books as possible, I
have 12 tips to help you out.