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 company behind the Rebel Girls series is already planning
a second print run for book two, due for release next week, following
“unprecedented demand” for the title, a spokesperson has told The Bookseller.
A new report from Renaissance Learning suggests the reading
comprehension of secondary school pupils is falling below that of primary
school children because teenagers are not reading challenging enough books.