To help make World Book Day special – and to encourage reading for the rest of the year too – we’ve got a whole range of resources including lesson plans, activity sheets, discussion guides and more. Just visit the Nursery, Primary or Secondary resource areas to find what you need.

Resource Packs

Our resource packs for Nurseries, Primaries and Secondary Schools are here to help you plan your celebrations and make this year’s World Book Day the best yet.

World Book Day Toolkit

Our WORLD BOOK DAY TOOLKIT includes World Book Day 2015 assembly plans, £1 books information, display materials, activity sheets and information to share with parents/carers.

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We also have stacks of brilliant resources to help support reading for pleasure all year round. Use the search filters to find what you want or simply scroll through the selection below.

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Our specially-created toolkits include information and practical ideas to help libraries and bookshops make the most of World Book Day.


World Book Day will help to put libraries at centre stage, through offering a range of exciting activities and positive PR about libraries.

Library Toolkit


We want as many children as possible to visit bookshops on and around World Book Day and beyond. Find ideas and resources here.

Bookseller's Toolkit

Press & Media

Everything you need to help you generate media coverage for your World Book Day activities plus World Book Day branding downloads.

Press & Media Toolkit