The Book Review Schedule - March 2016

The following books are scheduled for review on the Nine to Noon Show, Radio New Zealand National, weekday mornings at about 10.35am. The book reviews on this show are facilitated by Booksellers NZ.

Contact Fiona Stewart ( at Booksellers NZ for more information on how to submit a title. 

Books for review are independently selected and assigned to reviewers by the Nine to Noon team, and may be submitted by any New Zealand Publisher directly to Booksellers New Zealand with the submission forms attached..

Publishers have advised that all books listed in the month below are expected to be in bookstores by the date of review. Booksellers NZ makes every effort to ensure details are correct. Review dates may, however, be subject to change.

The printable list can be found here

After the live broadcast, podcasts of the reviews below are available from the Radio NZ website, by clicking on each book title below, care of Radio NZ National (www.radionz.co.nz).

DATE   BOOK DETAILS  REVIEWER
1 Mar Leonard: A Life
William Shatner
Macmillan $37.99
9780283072536
David Hill
2 Mar


The Portable Veblen
Elizabeth McKenzie
Fourth Estate $34.99
9780008160630

Leah McFall
3 Mar Rachel's Legacy
Julie Thomas
Harper Collins $34.99
9781775540540
 
Rae McGregor
4 Mar   Children's Book Review John McIntyre
7 Mar Orphan X
Gregg Hurwitz
Penguin Random House $37.00
9781405910712
Graham Beattie
8 Mar Moranifesto
Caitlin MOran
Penguin Random House $40.00
9780091949051
Phil VIne
9 Mar  

NZ Literature Review

Louise O'Brien
10 Mar

Postponed until April

Much Ado About Shakespeare
Donovan Bixley
Upstart Press $34.99
9781927262023

Lisa Finucane
11 Mar  

Unity Books Review

 
14 Mar A Mindfulness Guide for the Frazzled
Ruby Wax
Penguin Random House $37.00
9780241186497
Elisabeth Easther
15 Mar Six Four
Hideo Yokoyama
Hachette $37.99
9781848665262
Quentin Johnson
16 Mar The Girl Who Came Back
Susan Lewis
Penguin Random House $37.00
9781780891835
Ralph McAllister
17 Mar The Good Liar
Nicholas Searle
Penguin Random House $37.00
9780241206942
John King
18 Mar  

Children's Book Review

John McIntyre
21 Mar Cometh the Hour: Clifton Chronicles #6
Jeffrey Archer
Macmillan $49.99
9781447252191
Gina Rogers
22 Mar Rushing for Gold
Edited by Lloyd Carpenter & Lyndon Fraser
Otago University Press $45.00
97818775785400
Harry Broad
23 Mar In a Slant Light - A Poet's Memoir
Cilla McQueen
Otago University Press $35.00
9781877578717
Anne Else
24 Mar Absence
Joanna King
Penguin Random House $38.00
9781775538653
Crystal Beavis
25 Mar   Good Friday  
28 Mar   Easter Monday  
29 Mar   NZ Literature Review  
30 Mar Under the Influence
Joyce Maynard
HarperCollins $34.99
9780062411532
Jane Westaway
31 Mar A History of New Zealand Women
Barbara Brookes
Bridget Williams Books $69.99
 
Carole Beu