Change has been a constant this year: even so, it is still unnerving when the momentum picks up the pace.
As I wrote back in March, the enforced closing of bookshop doors is a terrible story for the editor of The Bookseller to report: it’s... Read more
With much of the book business still wrestling with the short-term impact of the coronavirus crisis, it may feel too soon to imagine what happens next.... Read more
Contrary to what you might read elsewhere, there are three stages to a pandemic.
How can technological solutions adopted during the coronavirus outbreak foster a greater sense of connectivity in the literary world post-pandemic?
The London Book Fair has been cancelled owing to the coronavirus outbreak following a wave of cancellations from major publishers and agencies.
Bookshops in Scotland will still be able to offer click and collect services despite a toughening of coronavirus restrictions, with Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon... Read more
Blackwell's is the latest bookseller to announce it has closed its stores during the new lockdown and will not be offering click and collect, with the exception... Read more
The Booksellers Association has welcomed an announcement that shops forced to close because of England's lockdown are eligible for one-off grants of up to £9,000.... Read more
The Booksellers Association has warned the effect of a new lockdown could be “severe” and has called for government to support retailers.... Read more