Children’s Day, Book Day (CDBD), in Spanish, El día de los niños, el día de los libros, is a year-long commitment to celebrating all our children and to motivating them and their families to be readers, essential in our democracy.
CDBD, also known as Día: this literacy initiative is a collaboration of libraries, schools, literacy and family organizations, foundations, colleges, universities, companies and readers creatively striving to share bookjoy and its importance. Culminating April Children’s Day, Book Day celebrations that unite communities, April book fiestas, are held in libraries, schools, homes, parks, etc., often on or near April 30th.
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History of Children's Day, Book Day
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