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 Publishers Association’s second workforce survey has found
improvement in the number of women landing leadership roles in UK
publishing, as well as a "high" representation of LGBT+ and
A revamped structure at C&W sees Sue Armstrong and
Sophie Lambert appointed as directors, joining Clare Conville and
Jake Smith-Bosanquet, to future-proof the agency against "the
thrilling challenges ahead".
Authors including Sharlene Teo (Ponti, Picador) Sayaka
Store Woman, Granta) and Levison Wood (Arabia, Hodder) have
been shortlisted for the Edward Stanford Travel Writing Awards, recognising
the best travel writing in the world.