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, December 06, 2012
Bad Sex Award For Canadian Author
Book2BookWednesday 05 Dec 2012
The Literary Review's annual Bad Sex in Fiction
award has been won by Canadian author Nancy Huston for her 14th work of fiction,
It tells the story of a photographer who specialises in taking infrared snaps
of her lovers during sex.
She beat the likes of Tom Wolfe who won the dubious accolade eight years ago.