Book Week

National Book Day is on March 6th. Lots of schools up and down the country will be asking the little ones to get all dressed up as their favourite characters. So we thought we would give you some inspiration to check out some of our story book character ideas:

We love The Very Hungry Caterpillar so we think this costume is fab! From this Hungry Caterpillar costume is £16.99. They have a great range from The Gruffalo for £25.99 to Willy Wonka  for £22.50 so you should be able to find some inspiration from their book week collection

There are lots of books that feature doctors, nurses and firemen, from Elmo, Dora and Fireman Sam to name but a few, so why not go to John Lewis to check out their range of uniforms for kids. Here we show you their Fireman for £15, Nurse for £12 and Doctor for £14.

We love Monkey Puzzle and a Squash and a Squeeze – there are lot of animal costumes you could choose, we look at for their animal costume range and we found this monkey For £12.49, wolf for £13.99 and everyones favorite pig Peppa for £13.99

The Disney store have a range of costumes from princesses to pirates. Here we have Mike from Monsters University for £25, Olaf from Frozen for £25 and Merida from Brave for £30

There are some classic Roald Dahl stories and lots of characters to choose from, from an Oompa Loompa for £11.95 to Fantastic Mr Fox  for £22.99 or the Enormous Crocodile  for £10.99 check out the Roald Dahl range from

For some classic characters we looked at for their character range from Oliver from £24.49 to Pinocchio for £21.99 to Captain Hook for £32.99


We hope we’ve inspired you for Book Day. We’d love to see your pictures of your little one or let us know what your little one will be wearing, so please email them to or post them on our Facebook group

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