World book day 2020 falls on Thursday the 5th of March this year- a day where children of all ages will come together to celebrate their favourite books, authors, illustrators and more importantly their love for reading!What is World Book Day?
World Book Day is a registered charity who’s main aim is to give every child a book they can call their own. It’s the biggest celebration of its kind, a worldwide event, and is currently celebrated in over 100 countries all over the world!
2020 is the 23rd year there has been a World Book Day, and on the 5th of March children all over the world will come together to appreciate reading. The main mission of World Book Day in the UK and Ireland is to encourage children to explore the enjoyment of books and reading by giving them a book of their own. Schools including nurseries and secondary schools that have specially registered to participate will be sent Book Tokens and age-range World Book Day Resource Packs, filled with activities, and more exciting ideas of how to get involved in World Book Day!
For more information on how the book tokens work, visit the official World Book Day site here.
Stuck for Ideas for World Book Day?
If you’re looking for some inspiration this World Book Day, then look no further! Here at Popgear, we thought it would be a good idea to let you know the trending 2020 character and get you inspired to be the best dressed this World Book Day!
'You're a Wizard, Harry!' Is your little one Hogwarts mad? Reveal the Wizard in your little boy with a Harry Potter outfit!
Don't forget to check out our awesome Hogwarts inspired witchcraft and wizardry styles here.
Is your little girl Disney Princess obsessed? Make her World Book Day the most magical one yet with a Disney Princess inspired outfit!
Shop all of our Disney Styles here and get inspired for Disney Princess Character costumes!
Super Hero's and Villains
Is your little one always up for a challenge and gets excited by an action packed adventure? Dress them up in the iconic Marvel and DC comic characters and get them ready to save the day this World Book Day!
'The Force Will Be With You. Always'. Star Wars really is a brilliant World Book Day theme. There are so many characters to choose from and most shouldn't be too complicated to put together yourself. For example, a Jedi can be styled from an old brown robe and you can recreate Ewok with a fluffy jumper with ears!
If you or your little one is a massive fan of the iconic Star Wars Space Opera classic stories and films, then you can inject some galaxy vibes into your wardrobe with our awesome range of officially licensed Star Wars merchandise here.