Tagged: coronavirus

150 and not out

Change has been a constant this year: even so, it is still unnerving when the momentum picks up the pace. Read more

A narrow path through

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

2020 (re)vision

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

Love, hope and business

Contrary to what you might read elsewhere, there are three stages to a pandemic. Read more

Online Opportunities

How can technological solutions adopted during the coronavirus outbreak foster a greater sense of connectivity in the literary world post-pandemic? Read more

LBF LATEST: fair cancelled as Big Five pull out

The London Book Fair has been cancelled owing to the coronavirus outbreak following a wave of cancellations from major publishers and agencies. Read more

Remote working is chance to reconfigure industry, US Book Show hears

Remote working has led to longer hours and isolation for many but also represents a chance to reconfigure the industry, the US Book Show was... Read more

More support needed as Covid-19 hits author earnings, say MPs

More targeted support is needed for the country’s “fragile creative and cultural sectors” beyond emergency funding, according to a new report into the impact of coronavirus on the UK’s authors... Read more

Hodder to publish Jodi Picoult's pandemic-inspired novel

Hodder will publish Jodi Picoult’s new novel, Wish You Were Here, inspired by the global pandemic and about how a young woman's life unravels in lockdown.... Read more

Queues and bumper sales as Scottish bookshops reopen

Scottish booksellers say they are “thrilled” to be open again after months of lockdown, with bumper sales and queues forming outside some stores on opening... Read more

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