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.
Michael Mosley and Tanya Borowski’s The Clever Guts Diet (Short) has bowel’d
into the UK Official Top 50 number one spot, selling 19,302 copies for
£101,156 according to Nielsen BookScan's Total Consumer Market, and denying
Paula Hawkins’ Into the
Water (Doubleday) a third week at the top.
Pianist James Rhodes, comedian Bill Bailey, actor Greg
Wise and TV presenter Katie Piper were among the Quercus authors appearing
at an evening for booksellers hosted by the publisher at
London cabaret venue Cafe de Paris.