Watch recordings of these exciting World Book Day events - from our webinars to engage teachers with reading for pleasure to the BBC Live Lesson.



Overcoming barriers to Reading for Pleasure –

31/01/2024 | 4:00 pm | Online

World Book Day with The Open University Reading for Pleasure team present this webinar and blog series focusing on developing children’s reading identities and the influence of their teachers’ reading identities has on this.

Great World Book Day Footy & Booky Quiz 2024

07/03/2024 | 9:30 am | Online

Watch the recording of this interactive quiz with The National Literacy Trust on World Book Day, featuring top ballers from the Premier League, Football League and the Women’s Super League, cutting it alongside authors at the top of their game.

BBC Live Lesson

07/03/2024 | 11:00 am | Online

Designed in partnership with World Book Day and featuring special guest authors, the programme focuses on reading for pleasure for 7-11 year-olds.

Bookseller Webinar: Celebrating World Book Day 2024

23/01/2024 | 12:00 pm | Online

If you would like to watch the webinar from the 23rd January where the World Book Day team and fellow booksellers discuss how to prepare for your 2024 celebrations. Hear ideas on how to engage your local community, create a welcoming space for families, and discuss how you can make your events a success, Plus a Q&A session with Kirsty from Kibworth Books and Sanchita from The Children's Bookshop click below.

Charity and Not-For-Profits: Celebrating World Book Day 2024

30/01/2024 | 10:00 am | Online

If you would like to watch the webinar from the 30th January where the World Book Day team and £1/€1.50 book authors, Tọlá Okogwu and Louie Stowell, as we talk through how your organisation can join in with the 2024 celebrations in this free webinar. Hear more about how we are putting children’s voices at the heart of our Read Your Way campaign and how your celebrations can help support this.