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.
Children’s author Michael Morpurgo has been knighted in this
year’s New Year's Honours List, while author and historian Lady
Antonia Fraser and writer and broadcaster Melvyn Bragg have joined the
Order of the Companions of Honour.