World Book Day is marked in over 100 countries all over the world and is a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and of reading.
The main aim of World Book Day in the UK and Ireland is to encourage children to explore and enjoy books and reading.
At many schools, to mark World Book Day, children to come into school dressed as their favorite book character.
Here are some costume suggestions which can be found on our website in our World Book Day category.
Alice in Wonderland - Lewis Corole