5 fantastically fancy costume ideas for World Book Day

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Dress for the job you want, not the job you have

Our fancy dress box is positively bursting with ideas for World Book Day on Thursday 5 March 2020. Come and delve in! We’ve got how-to tips, what-to-know tips and even what-to-do-if-you-don’t-like-dressing-up tips.Let your little one reveal one of their alter egos with inspiration from our much-loved books Where Are You..?, The Birthday Thief, and another very very famous book character, someone we know you love very much… can you guess who?

This year marks the 23rd World Book Day, and on the first Thursday of the month, children of all ages will come together to appreciate reading. Very loudly and very happily. World Book Day is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) reading. In fact, it’s the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and marked in over 100 countries all over the world.

So come on let’s see what easy World Book Day costumes we can find for you…