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.
I often read the book a movie is based
on before getting the ticket. I generally think it’s a good rule to
follow. In the case of DISOBEDIENCE by Naomi Alderman, I read the book
long ago, loved it, and cannot wait to see the characters—played by
Rachel McAdams and Rachel Weisz—on the big screen.