As the book publishing world takes a hit from the coronavirus outbreak, PW continues to provide coverage on industry updates as well as efforts by publishers, authors, booksellers, and more.


· How Kids' Lit Is Responding to the Coronavirus

· Covid-19 Impact Listing: Cancellations, Closings, Policy Changes, and More

March 31

· Bologna to Launch Virtual Fair, Rights Platform

· Going Big During Covid-19: How Bookstores Are Connecting with Customers

· Indie Bookstore Partners with Nonprofit to Give Hundreds of Books to Atlanta Youth

· Children's Books and Authors Affected by the Coronavirus: March 31, 2020

March 30

· Dav Pilkey to Launch Online Series

March 26

· Children's Books and Authors Affected by the Coronavirus: March 26, 2020

· Virtual Handselling: Recommendations from Book Passage’s Children’s Buyer

· DC Kids Camp Engages Children at Home

March 25

· Scholastic Starts Temporary Staffing Reductions

March 24

· Children’s Books and Games on the Rise During Covid-19

· Children's Publishers Relax Fair Use Policies

· Latina Kids’ Lit Authors Launch Digital Writers Series

· ‘SCBWI Connects’ Amid Coronavirus Crisis

· As Coronavirus Spreads, Publishers Struggle with When, and How, to Move Pub Dates

March 22

· Ingram Vows to Defend Industry Through Crisis

March 19

· Smaller Children’s Publishers Adapting Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

· Scholastic Launches First Digital Book Fest for This Friday

March 17

· Children's Booksellers Step Up for Anxious Readers

· Authors Launch Digital Children's Book Festival

· Children's Authors Boost One Another on Twitter

· Abrams Delays New Jeff Kinney Release

· Macmillan Abandons Library E-book Embargo

March 13

· In Wake of Pandemic, the 2020 Texas Library Association Annual Conference Moves Online

March 12

· Bookstores, Children's Authors Respond as Coronavirus Impact Grows

· 10 Ways to Support Your Indie Bookstore Through Coronavirus and Beyond

· 2020 Texas Library Association Annual Conference Is Canceled

March 11

· Bologna Children's Book Fair Has Been Canceled

March 9

· PRH Pulls Out of Bologna Book Fair

· S&S Pulls Out of Bologna, Fair Offers Refunds

February 28

· What the New Coronavirus Means for Publishing

February 24–25

· Publishers, Agents Scramble to Reschedule Bologna

· Bologna Book Fair Moves to May Due to Coronavirus

· Coronavirus: The Latest Challenge for Toy Makers—and Publishers