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.
Monday, July 27, 2015
Why I'm sick of people asking about my virginity
Female authors who dare to have female protagonists in their novels are always accused of secretly writing about themselves. Author Radhika Sanghani begs to differ
Radhika Sanghani wrote a book called Virgin - and now everyone wants to know about her virginity
Only then it actually happened. Last year my debut novel Virgin was published – a story about a 21-year-old student on a journey to shed her cumbersome cherry so she can fit in with her mates and start having casual sex all over London. More