Sign up for World Book Day online shows

World Book Day's The Biggest Book Show on Earth is back and schools can now sign up to watch one of two online events from 28th February. World Book Day 2018 takes place on Thursday 1st March.

World Book Day is offering two online events -

- The Biggest Book Show on Earth: for older readers, hosted by Stephen Butler and including appearances by: Cressida Cowell (The Wizards of Once); Chris Riddell (Goth Girl); Julian Clarey and David Roberts (The Bolds); Andy Stanton (Mr Gum) and Kiran Millwood Hargrave (The Girl of Ink and Stars).

- Illustrator Extravaganza, also hosted by Stephen Butler and including appearances by Alex T Smith (Mr Penguin and the Lost Treasure); Rob Biddulph (Kevin); Sophy Henn (Pom Pom); Lydia Monks (Mouse's Big Day) and Nadia Shireen (The Bumblebear).

Join some of the best authors and illustrators as they share their stories across these two new 30-minute online exclusive shows, which can be screened as part of your World Book Day celebrations.

Just choose the event(s) you would like to watch, sign up via the link, below, and the shows will be ready to watch on the World Book Day website from midday on Wednesday 28 February.

21/01/2018Sign up for World Book Day online shows
  • We would love to see either of the events, particularly the biggest book show on earth. Can’t wait
    Jo Young 22/01/2018
  • I'll pass this info onto our teachers. We'll be setting aside the day for all sorts of book-related activities.
    Jane Rew 21/02/2018

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