Today is World Book Day!

It is the global celebration of books and reading material observed in more than 100 countries.

The idea was first conceived by Valencian writer Vicente Clavel Andres as a means to honour the renowned author, Miguel de Cervantes

From interactive sessions with authors to launches in digital and audio formats, and bookish games, publishers have geared up to celebrate World Book Day 2020

HarperCollins India will have an Instagram Live Jam with its authors

Penguin imprint Puffin will release Sudha Murty’s new offering 'How the Onion Got It’s Layers' in e-book and audiobook formats.

Hachette India said that to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day, its author Mitch Albom will do a free serialisation called Human Touch which is a story of hope in the time of coronavirus.

Roli Books as part of its #RoliPulse initiative will hold a session on Publishing: Pre and Post COVID-19

Bloomsbury Publishing India Pvt Ltd. said its authors will be live on its Facebook page through the day