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.
Saturday, October 26, 2013
'Indies Introduce': Greenlight's Subtle Influence on Debut Author
"I recall my excitement when Greenlight Bookstore opened in my old neighborhood of Fort Greene in Brooklyn. I was working as a freelance magazine writer at that time, and I was drawn to the Greenlight like a moth to the flame. I first began formulating my ideas for this book during the hours I spent in that bookstore."