Book Week 2019 is almost upon us and yes, that means organising a costume for your child/children.
The perfect Book Week costume has to be a few things: not a dud, age appropriate, obvious enough people will recognise it and not too much of a time suck. Oh, and it’d be great if it didn’t cost more than a family day at the movies.
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Thankfully, this year’s theme is on your side. The Book Week 2019 theme is: Reading is My Secret Power. This is truly excellent news for you because… superhero costumes.
If you’re time-strapped and would rather be doing anything else than protecting your child’s social standing by ensuring their Book Week costume is not lame, we’ve sorted 19 Book Week costume ideas to suit the 2019 theme.
P.S. It’s 2019 and boy/girl costumes are a thing of the past! Don’t be worried about a character’s gender, your kids can go as whomever they want.
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Book Week 2019 costumes and ideas.
1. Harry Potter.
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