Send us your World Book Day pictures

Sonny Bridgett, six, loves his Top Gear book. Here he is dressed as Jeremy Clarkson.
Sonny Bridgett, six, loves his Top Gear book. Here he is dressed as Jeremy Clarkson.

THOUSANDS of children will be dressing up as their favourite book characters today as schools, libraries and community groups celebrate World Book Day.

Events are taking place across the North East to celebrate reading, writing and learning, and all the other benefits books bring.

Sonny Bridgett, six, loves his Top Gear book. Here he is dressed as Jeremy Clarkson.

Sonny Bridgett, six, loves his Top Gear book. Here he is dressed as Jeremy Clarkson.

And we want to know what you’re doing to celebrate the day. Send us your pictures through our “Share Your Story” box or email them to mail.news@northeast-press.co.uk

Don’t forget to include names, ages and schools for everyone in the picture.