World Book Day 2018 is here!

Civica Libraries customers share some of their favourite children's books

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A highlight of the reading calendar and an annual celebration of authors, illustrators and books, World Book Day is marked by over 100 countries around the globe.

This year, World Book Day is having its 21st birthday - to celebrate, we asked some of our library customers to share with us some of their favourite children’s books. We’ve been overwhelmed by the response, and have received reviews and summaries of a wide variety of books. Below are just some of those:

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