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.
Sock puppetry is still "widespread" today
in spite of the trade's best efforts to stamp it out more than five
years ago, a number of publishers have told The Bookseller, following the
latest case to be brought to light.
US book publishing revenues have risen 4.9% for the first
quarter of 2017 following higher sales in Adult books and higher education
course materials, the Association of American Publishers (AAP) has