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.
Hodder and Stoughton has appointed Sam Bradbury,
currently with Jo Fletcher Books, as editor with commissioning
responsibilities in the area of science fiction, fantasy and horror,
reporting to publisher Oliver Johnson.
Bristol University Press, the new university press
encompassing the Policy Press imprint, has appointed Palgrave Macmillan's
Stephen Wenham and Paul Stevens to "drive the publisher’s expansion
into new and emerging subject areas".