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.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
THE BOOKMAN IS IN SYDNEY THIS WEEK
Posting to the blog may be a little later than normal each day, and perhaps more spasmodic.
I am here primarily for the announcement of the shortlist of the Man Booker International Prize and will be reporting on that, and making other observations.