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Once Upon a Time...some very clever folks realised we needed to get children more excited about reading, and created a unique day for kids to celebrate their favourite authors, illustrators, stories and characters!

This year, World Book Day marks its 20th anniversary and we are proud to supply a great range of popular character costumes for all ages.

Although World Book Day is a great chance for your kids to get dressed up, we know that getting ready for World Book Day and finding that perfect costume can be a bit stressful, that’s why we’ve put together a list of some great costume options.

We have a range of costumes for girls and boys that are perfect for World Book Day, including animals, fairytale and historical characters as well as officially licensed costumes for everyone’s favourite book characters like Roald Dahl, Where’s Wally and Horrible Histories.

                    Matilda                                                  Willy Wonka                                             Where's Wally? 

Matilda CostumeRoald Dahl Willy Wonka CostumeWhere's Wally? Costume  


          Red Riding Hood                                   Alice in Wonderland                                             Victorian Boy 

Red Riding Hood Costume                   Alice in Wonderland Costume Dodgy Victorian Boy

We hope that you got loads of costume inspiration for the World Book Day and you will be able to help your little ones look their best on one of the most important days in the school calendar. Don’t forget to show us your World Book Day outfits on Instagram or Facebook!

Did you know we also stock a great range of accessories, decorations and props, and with free standard delivery, and express delivery options, there’s still time to order all your party supplies!

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