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.
It's that time of year again. The
holidays. The time of year filled with family and friends, turkey and
pie, tickets home and car rides, Black Friday deals and glasses of cheer.
And for many of us, it's trying to find a present for those hard-to-gift
people in our lives. You know—the ones you've already given a coffee-shop
giftcard to and a scented candle the year before that. We hope this list
helps you cross a few more off your shopping list.