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.
Publishers have reported buoyant trading on the international
stage ahead of this year’s Frankfurt Book Fair, though many are unsettled
by the political backdrop, with the UK government sparring with the
European Union to avoid a “no-deal” Brexit come March 2019.