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 Liberal Democrats have received a surge in support from
the book trade ahead of the general election on 8th June thanks to the
party’s clear stance against Brexit, according to a
survey conducted by The
Puffin is publishing a picture book by Malala Yousafzai, the
Pakistani blogger who survived being shot by the Taliban for
supporting girls' education in 2012 and went on to
become the youngest-ever winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.