The Book Review Schedule - March 2014

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
3 Mar


Under the Wide and Starry Sky
Nancy Horan
Hachette/Hodder $37.00
9781444778427

Lisa Finucane
4 Mar   Burial Rites
Hannah Kent
MacMillan/Picador $24.99
978743516966
Louise O'Brien
5 Mar  

Road's the Mode: The Story of New Zealand's Road Transport Industry
Jenny Haworth
Wily Publications $49.99
9781927167112

Harry Broad
6 Mar Black Moon
Kenneth Calhoun
Random House/Hogarth $36.99
9781781090152
Gail Pittaway
7 Mar   Children's Book Review John McIntyre
10 Mar Where The Rekohu Bone Sings
Tina Makereti
Random House/Vintage $37.99
9781775535188
Carole Beu
11 Mar   Unexpected Lessons in Love
Bernadine Bishop
John Murray Publishers $27.99
9781848547841
Sonja deFriez
12 Mar Trouble in Mind
Jeffery Deaver
Hachette/Hodder $34.99
9781444704532
 
Graham Beattie
13 Mar

The Blazing World
Siri Hustvedt
Hachette/Hodder $37.99
9781444779639

Elisabeth Easther
14 Mar   Unity Books' Review  
17 Mar

Balancing Act
Joanna Trollope
Random House/Doubleday $37.99
9780857521088

Harry Ricketts
18 Mar This Dark Road to Mercy
Wiley Cash
Random House/Doubleday $37.99
9780857520777
Ralph McAllister
19 Mar The Legacy of Elizabeth Pringle
Kirsty Wark
Hachette/Hodder $37.99
9781444777611
Sonja de Freiz
20 Mar The Martian
Andy Weir
Random House/Del Ray $36.99
9780091956448
Quentin Johnson
21 Mar   Children's Book Review John McIntyre
24 Mar The Limits
Alice Miller
Auckland University Press $24.99
9781869408060
David Hill
25 Mar

The Virgins
Pamela Erens
Hachette/Hodder $34.99
9781848549906

Jane Westaway
26 Mar An Unnecessary Woman
Rabih Alameddine
Text Publishing $37.00
9781922147233
Paul Diamond
27 Mar The One Plus One
Jojo Moyes
Penguing/MIchael Joseph $37.00
9780718177003
Crystal Beavis
28 Mar   Unity Books' Review Tilly Lloyd
31 Mar The Mighty Totara: The Life and Times of Norman Kirk
David Grant
Random House $44.99
9781775535799
Michael Cullen