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 UK has told staff where its various
publishing houses will be based following the office move in 2020,
when its lease at 80 Strand expires and its tenancy at One Embassy
Gardens in Nine Elms SW8 begins.
Hodder’s Louise Swannell and Pan Macmillan’s Dusty Miller have
been recognised for their “standout” campaigns for Erin Kelly’s He Said/ She Said and
Adam Kay’s junior doctor diaries This
is Going to Hurt at the PPC Annual Awards for 2017.
David M Barnett’s novel Calling
Major Tom (Trapeze Books) has been optioned for film by
London-based production company Vision3, an outfit known for
its 3D filmmaking on projects such as Warner Bro’s
"Gravity" and "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find