Many literary and book festivals are now taking part online in light of the coronavirus pandemic. You can find out more information on individual festivals below.


The Big Book Weekend is a three day virtual book festival that takes place between the 8th-10th May 2020. It brings together the best of the cancelled British literary festivals, featuring authors and other artists that would have appeared.


BookBound 2020 is a new, not-for-profit literary festival which will bring authors and readers together online for seven days of stories and conversation. The world's first antiviral literacy festival takes place between Monday April 27th and Sunday May 3rd.


You can catch up with lots of talks, author sessions and discussion groups from previous Edinburgh International Book Festivals on their website.