Celebrating Book Week 2023

Are you ready to embark on a magical literary journey? Book Week 2023 is just around the corner, and there's no better way to celebrate the world of literature than by dressing up as your favourite characters. So if you are looking for a book week costume for a parade for school or daycare, then let us help you explore some fabulous costume ideas inspired by beloved literary classics!

1. Dr. Seuss Costumes - Let Your Imagination Run Wild!

Bring the whimsical world of Dr. Seuss to life with costumes from "The Cat in the Hat," "Green Eggs and Ham," or "Oh, The Places You'll Go!" Unleash your creativity and let your imagination run wild as you step into the shoes of the iconic characters from these timeless classics.

2. Where's Wally Costumes - Can You Find Him?

Join the search for the elusive and bespectacled Wally! Dress up as the beloved character from Martin Handford's "Where's Wally" series and have your friends and family try to spot you in the crowd. It's a fun and interactive costume that will surely be a hit during Book Week.

3. Alice in Wonderland Costumes - Down the Rabbit Hole!

Take a trip down the rabbit hole and enter the enchanting world of Lewis Carroll's "Alice in Wonderland." From Alice herself to the Mad Hatter, the White Rabbit, or the Queen of Hearts, there's an array of delightful characters to choose from for a truly magical Book Week experience.

4. Willy Wonka Costumes - A Golden Ticket to Fun!

Get ready for a scrumdiddlyumptious time as you transform into Willy Wonka from Roald Dahl's "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." With a top hat, a colorful jacket, and a cane, you'll be the eccentric chocolatier everyone will want to meet.

5. Harry Potter Costumes - A Magical Adventure Awaits!

No Book Week celebration would be complete without a touch of magic from the wizarding world of Harry Potter. Grab your Hogwarts robe, wand, and glasses as you portray the brave and famous young wizard. Don't forget to wear the House colors with pride, whether you're a Gryffindor, Hufflepuff, Ravenclaw, or Slytherin!

We love that books have the power to ignite imaginations and transport us to extraordinary worlds and Book Week 2023 is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the joy of reading and the wonders of literature. Whether you're young or young at heart, dressing up as your favourite book character can be a delightful way to express your love for storytelling.

Visit us in-store at Engadine, or explore our online store to find your book week costume now.