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.
Penguin Random House has acquired publisher Ediciones B to
become part of its Penguin Random House Grupo Editorial division in
Spain and Latin America to help it grow in
the "strategically important" Spanish-speaking
Scholarly publisher De Gruyter and a number of university
presses are involved in a joint initiative to offer free content on topical
issues such as immigration, ethics, climate change and Islamic studies.