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.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Auckland Writers Festival - 5 days to go !!
WRITERS FESTIVAL 16 - 21 May 2017
IT'S ALMOST FESTIVAL TIME!
The countdown has begun! In just five days’ time, we open
the doors to the 17th Auckland Writers Festival!
From Tuesday, more than 200 of the world’s most remarkable writers,
historians, scientists, radicals and thinkers take to the sea, pavement,
Festival halls and a glittering new pop-up venue in the Festival’s most
ambitious programme yet.
For those who have already selected their events, we very
much look forward to welcoming you. For those that haven’t yet booked,
don’t miss out on this opportunity to feel uplifted, inspired and
Don't forget that earlybird ticket prices end next week so don't miss