Did you know that in 1923 Spanish booksellers first began celebrating April 23 in honour of author Miguel de Cervantes as this day was when passed away? In 1995, UNESCO decided to celebrate April 23 as World Book And Copyright Day in honour of not only Miguel de Cervantes but also William Shakespeare as both of them died on the same date (however the calendars followed were different).
On the wonderful occasion of World Book Day, its time to go through some amazing quotes from books that have the power to impact your life drastically.
How many books did you read last year?
Don’t forget to share the wisdom with your friends!