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1:02am 1st March 2018
(Updated 5:29pm 1st March 2018)

Today is World Book Day! 

It’s a celebration of authors, illustrators, books and (most importantly) it’s a celebration of reading.

In designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and marked in over 100 countries all over the world.

This year is the 21st year of World Book Day. 

Children of all ages will come together to appreciate reading by dressing up as their favorite characters and enjoying books. 

The snow and school closures hasn't stopped some kids in Yorkshire dressing up!

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