#covid-19

Relearning How to Wear Shoes at Post-Pandemic Author Readings

It's been challenging to be distanced from bookish peers, but this reader shares what's been gained from virtual literary events.

COVID-19 Has Turned Realistic Fiction Into Fantasy — and It’s All I Want to Read

What happens when a fantasy lover's reality feels stranger than the speculative? How one reader turned to pre-pandemic fiction for the novel.

Alone Together Now: 9 Books About Life During COVID-19

Stories from doctors, writers, artists, and children about life during COVID-19, from firsthand accounts and poetry to lighthearted musings.

Support And Hope In The Philadelphia Book Scene

The Healing Verse Philly Poetry Line is just the latest way that the Philadelphia book scene is sharing hope and supporting citizens.

Bookish Crafts to Do in Quarantine

If you've been bitten by the crafting bug, but don't want to make a run to the store, try these 10 bookish crafts you can do in quarantine.

Food and Travel (Through Books) During a Pandemic

Books at that magical intersection of food and travel, perfect for your pandemic wanderlust.

12 Books for Coping With a COVID-19 Winter

Do you have a plan for coping with a socially distanced winter? Here are the books and bookish activities one reader is turning to.

How to Make a Children’s Book Museum COVID-Compliant

A reader visited the Story Museum in Oxford, England to learn how the space modified its "interactive" exhibits for COVID-19 compliance.

How the Pandemic Has Changed Our Reading Lives

Real readers weigh in on how the stress and new routines of the pandemic have changed how much we’re reading—and what we’re choosing to read.

5 Great Online Educational Sites for Kids

Quality reading-and-writing themed content is being created for at-home learning. Check out these online educational sites for kids.