Hong Kong book enthusiasts were disappointed to find out the 31st edition of the city’s annual book fair was cancelled, but publishers are stepping up by offering discounts online. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

No book fair? No problem. Hong Kong publishers woo crowds online with special discounts, free delivery

  • Shopping online is not the same as browsing, lingering at the fair, say disappointed book lovers
  • Online sales doing well so far, but can’t match brisk business at trade event, say publishers
Topic |   Hong Kong Book Fair
Hong Kong book enthusiasts were disappointed to find out the 31st edition of the city’s annual book fair was cancelled, but publishers are stepping up by offering discounts online. Photo: K. Y. Cheng
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