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GALLERY: Your World Book Day photos from across Tayside and Fife

Readers sent us their snaps of kids dressed up.
Readers sent us their snaps of kids dressed up.

On World Book Day children – and adults – love dressing up as their favourite characters.

So we asked readers to send in photographs of their kids in costume – and we had an amazing result.

World Book Day – held annually in March – celebrates its 25th anniversary this year.

Its purpose is to encourage reading together and reading for pleasure as a habit for life.

Many schools and nurseries run book-themed activities and invite children – and staff – to dress up as book characters.

Here are just some of the World Book Day photos submitted to us:

More of your pictures will be printed in the Tele on Saturday, Monday and Tuesday and in The Courier on Monday and Tuesday.

Ella McNicoll, 3, Monifieth.
Cora Stanfield, 1, Dundee.
Clark Conway, 3.
Catherine Letford, 9, Dundee.
Archie Restarick, 5, Scone.
Amber Mclanders, 4, Dundee.
Millar Fox-Clark, 6, Teo Fox-Clark, 4 months, Methilhill.
Caitlyn Bertie, 10, Dundee.
Halo-Mae Rice, 5, Dundee.
Holly Beattie, 5, Dundee.
Kodi Imrie, 11, Jayden Imrie, 6, Glenrothes.
Molly Mcintosh.
Poppy Anderson, 5, Carnoustie.
Poppy Findlay, 4, Broughty Ferry.
Rae McCaffrey, 4, Dundee.
Ruari Bell, 5 months, Dundee.
Sophia Barrass, 5, Carnoustie.
Anna, 4 months, Arbroath.
Bethany Wylie, 10, Dundee.
Charlotte Herd, 10, Arbroath.
Charlotte, 10, Ben, 7, Dundee.
Cooper Stephen, 6.
Daisy, 4, and Jax, 9, Dundee.
Halle Simpson, 7, Dundee.
Harley, 7, Arbroath.
Kayden, 3.
Nylah McCabe, 3, Dundee.
Alex, 3, Newport-on-Tay.
Anna, 9, Dundee.
Archer, 3, Malorie, 1, Ashton, 6, Dundee.
Arthur McKenzie, 5, Dundee.
Ava Baillie, 10, Dundee.
Barry Greig, 7, Forfar.
Carlo, 2, and Willow, 5 months, Dundee.
Cole, 2, Dundee.
Daylen Davie, 7 months, Dundee.
Ella, Dundee.
Findlay Alison, 2, Dundee.
Finlay, 11, and Ethan, 7, McAvan.
Gypsy Dewar, 8, Dundee.
Harris Slane, 3.
Harry, 6, and Charlie, 9, Arbroath.
Holly, 5, Dundee.
Isaac, 7, and Avery, 3, Dundee.
Joel and Jack, 5, Dundee.
Kenzi, 4, Brechin.
Kylah, 3, Dundee.
Leo Macleod, 7.
Lily and Grayson Workman.
Mason-John Craig, 3, Dundee.
Oliver Murray, 6.
Paisley, 3, Dundee. na. Supplied by supplied Date; 03/03/2022
Pyper Holmes, 2, Dundee.
Rio, 3, and Thea, 7 months, Dundee.
Summer, 9, Dundee.
William, 4.
Zara Cameron, 5, Dundee.
Amelia Davidson, 3, Dundee.
Aria, 4.
Ava-May, 7, and John-James, 5.
Bailey, 3, Dundee.
Callan, 3.
Cole, 2, Dundee.
Elsie Blacker Fullerton, 3 Monifieth.
Evan, 6.
Finlay, 5, Carnoustie.
Jackson Bayley, 4 Dundee.
Jaxx, 4, and Junior, 3, Robertson, Dundee.
Jude Shaw, 7, Dundee.
Jude, 2.
Jude, 3, Dundee. na. Supplied by supplied Date; 03/03/2022
Larissa Herd, 6, Arbroath.
Lukas Couttie, 4, Dundee.
Milla Stephen, 5.
Oliver Craig, 3, Dundee.
Owen Cameron, 6, Dundee.
Poppy-Ray, 5, Dundee.
Quinn Herd.
Quinn, 20 months, Dundee.
Reuben Scott, 7, Carnoustie.
Rio Robertson, 7 months, Dundee.
Ryan, 8, and Sophie, 3, Arbroath.
Shay Finlayson, 9, Dundee.

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