World Book Day 2020

Celebrate stories. Love reading.

Marked in over 100 countries across the globe, World Book Day is the world’s biggest celebration of authors, illustrators, books and reading. As children all over the UK get involved and don costumes evoking their favourite fictional characters, the Faber team have shared their own children’s World Book Day achievements.


Raffy as Harry Potter
Lucy as Dorothy from The Wizard of Oz
Jesse and John from Toy Story
Scarlett as Marie Curie
Theo is also Harry Potter
Hector as Macbeth
Frida as Ignatius J Reilly from A Confederacy of Dunces
Esme as Ballerina Dreams
Charlie as the green crayon from The Day the Crayons Quit
Anna as Little Bat Person from Come All You Little Persons
Alfred from The Beast of Buckingham Palace
William, 8, George’s Marvellous Medicine and Faye, 5, Matilda
Max as the Iron Man
Hunter is a QI elf!



See the official World Book Day website for more information.