Yes, it's nearly that time again. This year, World Book Day is on Thursday 6 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.
Join in with Children's book club
The Mumsnet children's book club suggests great reads for a variety of ages, gives you the chance to get free books, share your thoughts (and your child's feedback) on Talk, chat to authors and enter competitions.
Teaching your child to read
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.