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12 May 2021

World Book Day 2021

4 March 2021

World Book Day takes place on Thursday 4 March 2021. Just like everything else, it will be different and has adapted to make sure that it sends a powerful and positive message about books and reading, even in lockdown.

Exciting new developments include the World Book Day Book Club and Share a Story corner, as well as the exciting new line-up for 2021's £1 books.

World Book Day changes lives through a love of books and shared reading. Its mission is to promote reading for pleasure, offering every child and young person the opportunity to have a book of their own. Designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, World Book Day is marked in over 100 countries around the globe.

For more information, see the World Book Day website.