Your amazing World Book Day pictures

Jack Tune as The Snail and the Whale Svr0D3sPcj1RPY8espoo
Jack Tune as The Snail and the Whale Svr0D3sPcj1RPY8espoo
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Children from schools across Bexhill dressed up as their favourite fictional characters to celebrate World Book Day last Thursday.

Dozens of you responded to our request to share your pictures and we were amazed at the stunning and imaginative costumes.

Samantha as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz qYaiSuVNRLVavAaQxqfj

Samantha as Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz qYaiSuVNRLVavAaQxqfj

The popular event, which encourages reading and love of books, was first held in 1995.

It is supported by publishers, National Book Tokens Ltd and literacy partnerships. All children taking part receive a book token on the day.

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Phoebe and Lola Brooks as The Very Hungry Caterpillar and the Demon Dentist gkLpvN_CC04gywf4srdk

Phoebe and Lola Brooks as The Very Hungry Caterpillar and the Demon Dentist gkLpvN_CC04gywf4srdk

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Victoria Besbeech as Alice in Wonderland rH0b76Wc0PvWrsS3U5tE

Victoria Besbeech as Alice in Wonderland rH0b76Wc0PvWrsS3U5tE

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Dylan, Abigail and Pippa Willard as Thing 1, 2 & 3 PGuD2yWM9iJmsKylFHok

Dylan, Abigail and Pippa Willard as Thing 1, 2 & 3 PGuD2yWM9iJmsKylFHok

Maya as Belle lhfJRsRtbDjYvVArIfkT

Maya as Belle lhfJRsRtbDjYvVArIfkT

Tristan as Dinosaurs Love Underpants INRYNQHLv4uZBxRq8OUY

Tristan as Dinosaurs Love Underpants INRYNQHLv4uZBxRq8OUY

Georgie Smidmore, Eden Mayhew and Miley Honeysett as three Gryffindor students from Harry Potter F771lhVO-t7stK5oa1aF

Georgie Smidmore, Eden Mayhew and Miley Honeysett as three Gryffindor students from Harry Potter F771lhVO-t7stK5oa1aF

Kenzie dressed as Woody from Toy Story 8di6_G3aC6KwLnEmKXuV

Kenzie dressed as Woody from Toy Story 8di6_G3aC6KwLnEmKXuV

James Burrell as Harry Potter qEGtuG-FJSqAgrQgHcSE

James Burrell as Harry Potter qEGtuG-FJSqAgrQgHcSE

Daisy -Mai Gray as Mathilda oOCb37xf8LM7JFJZg5PA

Daisy -Mai Gray as Mathilda oOCb37xf8LM7JFJZg5PA