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Fictional characters popping up across the Channel Islands for World Book Day

World Book Day 2019: Your pictures Credit: ITV Channel TV

Children in the Channel Islands have been dressing up for World Book Day.

The World Book Day charity aims to give every child and young person a book of their own.

In the 22nd year of the event children have been dressing up as a variety of characters.

St. George's Preparatory School have Three Gollums, James Bond and Billionaire Boy, Saucepan Man from The Faraway Tree, The Chief Indian from Peter Pan, Squirrel Nutkin from Beatrix Potter Credit: St. George's Preparatory School
Jaxson from Jersey as 'The Greatest Showman' Credit: Nadine Nelson
Alexis and Liana from Jersey as 'Gangsta Granny' by David Walliams and 'Hermione' from Harry Potter. Credit: Samantha Keith
Isabelle from Jersey as 'JoJo Siwa' from JoJo Siwa Annual. Credit: Samantha Caffrey
Elsie from Jersey as 'The Witch' from 'Room on the Broom' by Julia Donaldson Credit: Samantha Bailey
Maria from Jersey as 'Gangsta Granny' by David Walliams. Credit: Anita Tomas
George from Jersey as 'The Enormous Crocodile' by Roald Dahl. Credit: Rosie Hacquoil
Siân from Alderney as 'Grampa' from 'Grampa’s Great Escape' by David Walliams. Credit: Heather Craig
Elijah from Jersey as 'The Highway Rat' by Julia Donaldson. Credit: Grace Phillips
Edward from Guernsey as 'Fantastic Mr Fox' by Roald Dahl Credit: Jessica Pickford
'Horrid Henry' by Francesca Simon and 'Stick Man' ‎by Julia Donaldson in Jersey Credit: Claire Boreham