Celebrating World Book Day

Home / Celebrating World Book Day - February 13, 2015 , by @easyreaders

World Book Day is recognised by over 100 countries around the world. Celebrated on the 5th March, its purpose is to encourage reading and a love of books in children.

Photo : Archives New Zealand

Photo : Archives New Zealand

The above image is of a class of children reading books circa 1960, and is from a collection of Health Department photos.

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