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.
The Bookseller has conducted an analysis of
how independent publishers fared last year through Nielsen BookScan sales,
with some of the smaller parts of the Faber-led Independent Alliance
collective enjoying the best year-on-year boosts in 2017.