HarperCollins and Pan Mac won't attend Frankfurt's physical book fair

HarperCollins and Pan Mac won't attend Frankfurt's physical book fair

HarperCollins and Pan Macmillan have said they won't attend Frankfurt Book Fair's physical event, scheduled to take place in October, while other UK publishers and agents say they are uncertain about whether to go. Organisers have admitted they expect cancellations and warned this year's event will be “completely different” to previous editions.

It was confirmed this week that the 2020 event was going ahead from 14th-18th October in the fair's grounds with public events and reading at decentralised locations around the city. There will also be a virtual event which will include a one-day p...

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