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, October 11, 2012
2012 National Book Award Finalists Announced
Presenter of the National Book Awards
2012 National Book Award Finalists Announced on MSNBC's
twenty Finalists for the National Book Awards in Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry,
and Young People's Literature were announced this morning on MSNBC's "Morning
Joe," hosted by Joe Scarborough, Mika Brzezinski, and Willie Geist. Chairman of
the National Book Foundation's Board of Directors, David Steinberger, was a
guest on the show.