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, September 29, 2015
The Resurrection of a Beloved Thriller Writer
Off the Shelf
By Ryan Steck | Monday,
September 28, 2015
My relationship with Mitch Rapp is unique, to say the least.
Unfortunately, I didn’t discover this incredible character until the day his
creator, author Vince Flynn, passed away in 2013. For reasons that can only
be attributed to fate, I sat at my desk that morning and Googled him. I was so
intrigued that I ordered the first novel Rapp is featured in, American Assassin.... READ MORE