Despite everything that's going on, World Book Day has certainly not been shelved.

20 fab photos of Wearside children dressed up for World Book Day

Paging the best-dressed book lovers!

Friday, 5th March 2021, 6:00 am

Thursday, March 4 was World Book Day, and lockdown wasn’t dampening the enthusiasm any of these little ones have for the written word.

We asked our readers to share their photos from the day, and the response was amazing.

Whether among the small number of youngsters still going to school or nursery, or just those having fun getting into costume at home, here’s a selection of their literary looks.

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