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.
We have a confession to make. We bet
you’ve done it, too, nodding along when your friends bring up the book
that everyone has read. We’re just fudging, right? You can’t read
everything, can you? No judgment, now: here are 8 books we’ve lied about
reading. But please don’t take our lies as condemnation—these are
fantastic books. We’re just really, really busy…