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.
I am always intrigued by screenwriters
who become novelists. Some can drown under the weight of what a
fully-realized novel needs. Others flourish and spread their wings when
given the chance to flesh out a full-length plot. Noah Hawley, the Emmy-
and Golden Globe Award–winning creator of the TV show Fargo, falls into
the latter category with his novel BEFORE THE FALL.