Quoted from an email received:
“We’re working on plans to ensure that the magic of World Book Day and story-sharing is brought to you in March, and all-year round, whether the classroom is at school or at home!
- The brilliant line-up of £1 books for World Book Day 2021 that children and young people will be able to choose for FREE with their £1 book tokens is here! There is something to encourage everyone to read for pleasure.
- Digital events:Your school, library or family at home can be part of the magic of celebrating World Book Day with our £1 authors – online! We’ll send more information about how you can sign up to watch LIVE.
- Reading on YouTube:Subscribe to our YouTube channel here we’ll be sharing brand new videos including 10-minute author readings, reading inspiration and more from our £1 authors.
- World Book Day Book Club: A brand new book club to make reading more fun, memorable and magic for all – watch this space!
- Share A Story Corner: Discover video stories for the smallest readers and families to enjoy together.
- Fundraising ideas: We’ll share more soon on how you can help us to raise money for World Book Day n 2021.” (World Book Day 2021)
If you are a school or nursery, please use this link to register to receive your free £1 book tokens, posters and information packs ready for World Book Day 2021. NB You do need to register each year.
The £1 books: more information
- There’s a Wolf in your book, Tom Fletcher
- Luna loves World Book Day, Joseph Coelho
- The What the Ladybird heard story play, Julia Donaldson
- Gigantosaurus Dino Spot, Jonny Duddle
- Planet Omar Operation, Zanis Miles
- Protect the Planet, Jess French
- The River Whale, Sit Brahmachari
- Skysteppers, Katherine Rundell
- Little Badman and the Radioactive Samosa, Humza Arshad
- Football School 20 Fantastic Football Stories, Alex Bellos
- Kill Joy, Holly Jackson (Older children, more for secondary school)
- Skulduggery Pleasant, Derek Landy (Older children, more for secondary school)