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9 Easy World Book Day Character Ideas For 2020

Updated: Aug 21, 2020

Struggling with ideas for your child's World Book Day costume? Check out these characters our Brand Reps have previously dressed up as to give you inspiration.



This year, World Book Day will be celebrated on Thursday 5 March. If your child is at nursery, pre-school or school you'll no doubt have the date in your diary already.


For the past 23 years, World Book Day (a registered charity) has made it their mission to give every child and young person a book of their own. The charity, designated by UNESCO, wants children, families and schools to celebrate authors, illustrators and books, as well as reading. In fact the charity has done so well with its mission that over 100 countries across the world take part every year.