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Children’s Book Week

poster for Children's Book Week 2018April 30 – May 6 is Children’s Book Week; a week dedicated to the joy of reading and acknowledging the achievements in children’s literature. This year marks this special week’s 99th anniversary, and a variety of programs will be held nationwide in celebration.

You can see if any events are happening in your area here: Children's Book Week external link

Teachers and parents are also encouraged to celebrate this week with their own events and self-made projects to help boost the pleasure in reading among young readers.


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Last Updated: May 1, 2018 -- asm