Caboodlers' Corner: Stuff for junior bookworms

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Hooray! It's World Book Day!

Hooray! It's World Book Day 2020!

 

Win every World Book Day book, a set of bookmarks illustrated by Rob Biddulph, a £50/€50 National Book Tokens gift card, and an exclusive Amelia Fang print.

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Go on a truly wild adventure this World Book Day

Go on a truly wild adventure this World Book Day

 
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Win signed copies of Matt Haig's Evie and the Animals and Evie in the Jungle, plus a year's subscription to National Geographic Kids and a Jellycat cuddly sloth.

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Design a National Book Token competition is BACK!

Design a National Book Token is BACK!

 

One young bookworm will see their design made into a real-life National Book Tokens gift card AND there are hundreds of pounds of National Book Tokens up for grabs.

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The perfect gift for booklovers of all ages

The perfect gift for booklovers of all ages

 

This year's National Book Tokens gift cards feature some truly iconic children's characters. Available from your local bookshop or online.

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Register and help Share a Million Stories

Register and help Share a Million Stories

 

World Book Day need your help to Share a Million Stories to keep spreading the love of books and create readers for life. Register and you'll have the opportunity to win £100 of National Book Tokens!

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Book Doctor: Robin Steven

Book Doctor: Robin Stevens joins us for World Book Day

 

Author of the Murder Most Unladylike series, prescribes the best reads for young bookworms this World Book Day. 

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Book Doctors: Cressida Cowell and Francesca Simon

Book Doctors: Cressida Cowell and Francesca Simon

 

Cressida Cowell and Francesca Simon prescribe the best reads for young booklovers.

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Book Doctor: Abi Elphinstone answers your questions

Book Doctor: Abi Elphinstone answers your questions

 

Abi Elphinstone, author of Rumblestar and The Dreamsnatcher series, prescribes the best reads for young booklovers.

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Book Doctor: Jeff Kinney answers your questions

Book Doctor: Jeff Kinney answers your questions

 

Jeff Kinney is our Book Doctor for World Book Day, prescribing the best reads for young booklovers. 

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Book Doctor - Chloe Coles

Book Doctor: Chloe Coles answers your questions

Book Doctor: Chloe Coles
 

Chloe Coles, author of Bookshop Girl (and real-life children's bookseller extraordinaire) prescribes just the right read for book-loving children and teens.

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Book Doctor: Andy Griffiths

Book Doctor: Andy Griffiths answers your questions

 

Andy Griffiths, co-author of the hilarious Treehouse series, prescribes the best reads for junior bookworms.

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10 armchair adventures for junior bookworms

10 armchair adventures for junior bookworms

 

Author Katherine Rundell recommends her favourite adventure stories.

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Get young bookworms playing the Book Island Challenge

Get young bookworms playing the Book Island Challenge

 

Help young readers guess which book characters live on the islands in our fun Book Island Challenge.

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Find the missing book titles

Help us find the missing book titles

 

Our bookshelves have fallen down and we've lost some of our books titles! Can you help us find the missing words?

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10 locations in children's books

10 locations in children's books

10 locations in children's books
 

From Hogsmead to Treasure Island, take our fun quiz on 10 locations in children's literature.

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20 years of World Book Day

20 questions for 20 years of World Book Day

 

Play our quiz feauring 20 questions about 20 World Book Day authors to celebrate 20 years.

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Calling all junior bookworms!

Calling all junior bookworms!

Guess which characters live on the islands in our Book Island Challenge.

Book Island Challenge
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