Email digest: Wed 18 April 2012

Book news
Shortlist for 2012 Orange Prize for Fiction announced – with book jackets

Congratulations to Jorge Herralde, winner of The London Book Fair’s Lifetime Achievement Award in International Publishing 2012.

NZ’s first digital-only ebook publisher RosaMira Books now up to three titles, next one Spanish + English

Book reviews

The Lavender Keeper

Calling the Gods by Jack Lasenby

From around the internet

Boring: “All these adults read YA so they must be infantile!” Interesting: “How did the modern novel lose so many readers to YA lit?”

The wonderful book art of Thomas Allen

The Centered Librarian: Joel Robinson’s Whimsical Photographic Abstraction…

New places to visit

Crime fiction fans! Check out Kiwi blog Crime Watch  – Blogger Craig Sisterson is joining Peter James at AWRF2012

Opportunities

Passionate about libraries? Then we want you! Due to a restructure we have a number of positions available right now

You can win two tickets to our An Hour with Peter James session. Email info@writersfestival.co.nz with your details

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