World Book Day: 18 of your children's cracking costumes as we celebrate joy of reading

Stories have the power to shape our lives – and in honour of World Book Day, we’ve been celebrating your children’s love of reading.

Friday, 5th March 2021, 9:46 am
You have been sharing your children's pictures for World Book Day 2021.

Though World Book Day activities may look a little different this year, you’ve still all been getting stuck in – whether your little ones are still learning from home or are in the classroom.

We have been inundated with fantastic pictures of your children showing off their best efforts as their favourite book characters.

Here are 18 brilliant pictures celebrating some treasured tales for World Book Day.

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Emma Hole, age 4, dressed as the Rainbow Toothfairy complete with pennies and teeth.
Ella Grace aged 7 as Audrey from Descendants.
Oliver Burgon, aged 3, Mr Blippi.
Emmy, age 3, in her pyjamas for World Book Day with her favourite story. Her school chose to do a PJ day instead of fancy dress.
Bradley Donohoe, age 4, dressed as Spider-Man.
Audrey, age 8, dressed as Princess Jasmine from Aladdin.
Malcolm, aged 5, as Batman and The Hulk as he couldn't decide and Minnie, 17 months, Peppa Pig.
Jessica Hole, age 6, dressed as Amy from Daddy Hairdo complete with her very own ice cream hairstyle.
Molly Grace, age 7 as Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz.
Darcie, age 5, as Wonder Woman.
Lilly-Grace, age 2, as Elsa and Ethan, 5, as Fantastic Mr Fox for World Book Day.
Maizie, aged 3, dresses up for pyjama book day at her school.
Katherine, age 4, dressed as Elsa from Disney's Frozen.
Expelliarmus! Seven-year-old Isla as Hermione Grainger.
Ruben Douglas age 7, Horrid Henry.
Mason, age 5, as the Wizard of Oz's Tin Man.
Oscar aged, 7, shows off Dog Man for World Book Day.
Olivia Rose Fairfax, age 2, dressed as Princess Belle today.