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.
We can’t believe the holiday season is
already upon us. Or maybe we can, because we’ve already finished all of
our holiday shopping. It’s actually pretty easy when you believe books
are always the best gifts. Here are the 13 books we’re really excited to
give to our family, friends, and other readers this year.