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.
In anticipation of the highly
anticipated new novel THE MARS ROOM, and a beloved author’s rightful
return to prominence, it seemed only fitting to revisit Rachel Kushner’s
2013 masterpiece, THE FLAMETHROWERS. In it, the two-time National Book
Award finalist follows a young artist in her quest to discover her craft
(and herself) in the unending art exhibitions that surround her.