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Share a story on National Read A Book Day

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Here at World Book Day we’re all about sharing stories all year round, but if you need some added motivation get Friday 6thSeptember on your calendar. It’s National Read A Book Day and the perfect opportunity to share a story with your friends or family.

Research shows that spending just 10 minutes a day reading and sharing stories with children can make a crucial difference to their lives, now and in the future.

Click on the links below for ideas and inspiration to get you and your kids reading and sharing stories on National Read A Book Day.

Book recommendations – reading lists for all ages and ‘If you love’ suggestions

Reading Stars game – tick off the stars as you complete each reading task

Share A Story ideas – including top tips for reading together and fab videos with authors and illustrators