Yes, it's nearly that time again. This year, World Book Day is on Thursday 5 March. Somehow it always manages to creep up on us... But fear not the costume conundrum - we're here to save the day with some brilliant, not to mention simple, costume ideas gleaned from years of Mumsnetters' experience.
From reading together, to recommending books they'll love, there's a variety of ways to help your child learn to read - and enjoy it. See our facts and tips for guiding them through the stages.