Welcome to this post, Poems On World Book Day. This post is written to celebrate World Book Day And Copyright Day or International Day of the book. It is celebrated on 23rd April every year with the initiative of United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization ( UNESCO ). I have written 2 poems to express my feelings on this day. Hope you will appreciate Poems On World Book Day.

The Poems on Book written by me to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day are having the following titles…..

  • Power House Of Knowledge And Information
  • It’s Very True And Never False

Before we read the poems, let us know something more about World Book Day in Question and Answer form…

QUESTION 1 – Why World Book Day is celebrated or observed?

ANSWER – World Book Day is celebrated or observed to promote reading, publishing and copy right of books.

QUESTION 2 – When was the first World Book Day was celebrated?

ANSWER – The first World Book Day was celebrated on 23 April in 1995 and it continues to be celebrated on this day every year. Only two countries United Kingdom and Ireland observe a related event in the month of March.

QUESTION 3 – Where from this idea to celebrate a day of books came from?

ANSWER – The idea to celebrate a day of books originally came from Catalan’s ‘Day of Book’ called as Dia del Libre. Dia del Libre was celebrated in Catalonia on 23rd April every year.

QUESTION 4 – Why this date 23rd April was chosen?

ANSWER – This date was chosen as this also marks the death anniversary of William Shakespeare and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, and also birth and death anniversary of several other prominent authors.

QUESTION 5 – What is the significance World Book and Copyright Day?

ANSWER – The significance of this day is to promote the habit of reading and to make people more aware of the importance of the books.

QUESTION 6 – What are the themes of the World Book and Copyright Day for few years?

ANSWER – The themes are given below year – wise….

  • 2022 – “You are a reader” (focusing on children from disadvantaged backgrounds )
  • 2021 – “To share a story”
  • 2020 – “Books have the unique ability both to entertain and teach”
  • 2018 – “Reading, it’s my right!”
  • 2015 – “Discover the world”
  • 2014 – “Read Books and be Smart”
  • 2013 – “Publishing, reading and saving of the Secret Property through Copyright”
  • 2012 – “Modification and Books”
  • 2011 – “Rising of the Production of the Books to the Digital from the writing”
  • 2010 – “Cultural Approach from the International years”

Now, let us read the Poems on Book written by me to celebrate World Book and Copyright Day ….

( POEM -1 )


Books are the power house of knowledge and information

They give it to their readers without any hesitation.

Encourage your children to read books from an early age

Knowledge and information will help them in every stage.

Books are the power house of knowledge and information

They help us to understand previous generations and new generation.

You can go for fictional or non – fictional books as you like

Pick up travel books, history books, self – help books or book on technology as you like

Every type of books are important, provides knowledge and impacts our mind and psychology.

Books are the power house of knowledge and information

They make us competent and ready to handle any situation.

Our knowledge improves on variety of subjects and on many matters

We become wiser, practical and can solve problems on different matters.

Books make us fluent in languages

Books help in enhancing our writing skill

Books help to improve our vocabulary also.

Books give us newer perspective and deeper understanding

Also we become competent and confident for debate and public speaking.

Books impacts our personality positively

Everybody should read books and make it a habit definitely.

Encourage everyone to read books and more books of different type

For entertainment as well as to widen our perspective.


Books are the power house of knowledge and information

They can build us to face any situation

They give confidence, experience and wisdom to tackle any situation.

( POEM – 2 )


It’s very true and never false

Reading books strengthen our brain.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books build our vocabulary and comprehension.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books help us to be more creative.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books reduces our stress.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books help us to empathize with other people.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books helps us in sleeping comfortably.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books helps us to lower our blood pressure and heart rate.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books contributes to a long life.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books help us to fight depression symptoms.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books prevent cognitive decline as you age.

It’s very true and never false

Reading books help us to be more practical and wiser.

It’s very true and never false

Reading habit of people has decreased tremendously.

It’s very true and very true

Reading habit can be renewed any time.

It’s never too late

Every time and every day is auspicious.

Start reading and encourage others to read

Let us build new generation of readers

Let us give best atmosphere to readers

Let our new generation read audio – books and e – books

Let there be readers in every house and every where.

For better understanding of this topic, let us read few selected Book Quotes….


  1. Books and doors are the same thing you open them, and you go through into another world. …. JEANETTE WINTERSON
  2. Books are a uniquely portable magic. …. STEPHEN KING
  3. Take a good book to bed with you – books do not snore. …. THEA DOM
  4. The world belongs to those who read. …. RICK HOLLAND
  5. Read a thousand books, and your words will flow like a river. …. LISA SEE
  6. The reading of all good books is like a conversation with the finest minds of past centuries. …. RENE DESCARTES
  7. Books serve to show a man that those original thoughts of his aren’t very new after all. …. ABRAHAM LINCOLN
  8. Reading should not be presented to children as a chore, a duty. It should be offered as a gift. …. KATE DICAMILLO
  9. Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers. …. PRESIDENT HARRY TRUMAN
  10. I do not read a book; I hold a conversation with the author. …. ELBERT HUBBAR
  11. Whenever you read a good book, some where in the world a door opens to allow in more light. …. VERA NAZARIAN
  12. Some books leave us free and some books make us free. …. RALPH WALDO EMERSON
  13. Some books should be tasted, some devoured, but only a few should be chewed and digested thoroughly. …. SIR FRANCIS BACON
  14. If there is a book that you want to read , but it hasn’t been written yet, you must be the one to write it. …. TONI MORRISON
  15. That’s the thing about books. They let you travel without moving your feet. JHUMPA LAHIRI
  16. If you don’t see the book you want on the shelf, write it. …. BEVERLY CLEARY
  17. Books are the quietest and most constant of friends; they are the most accessible and wisest of counselors, and the most patient of teachers. CHARLES W. ELIOT
  18. Reading is a conversation. All books talk. But a good book listens as well. …. MARK HADDON
  19. There is no friend as loyal as a book. …. ERNEST HEMINGWAY
  20. Books are the plane, and the train, and the road. They are the destination and the journey. They are home. …. ANNA QUINDLEN
  21. The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who can’t read. …. MARK TWAIN
  22. Good friends, good books, and a sleepy conscience: this is the ideal life. …. MARK TWAIN
  23. A reader lives a thousand lives before he dies said Jojen. The man who never reads lives only one. …. GEORGE R.R. MARTIN
  24. The only thing you absolutely have to know is the location of the library. …. ALBERT EINSTEIN
  25. Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary. …. JIM ROHN
  26. Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. …. MALALA YOUSAFZAI
  27. The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. …. Dr. SEUSS
  28. I do believe something magical can happen when you read a good book. …. J. K. ROWLING
  29. A room without books is like a body without soul. …. CICERO
  30. An hour spent reading is one stolen from paradise. …. THOMAS WHARTON
  31. Keep reading. It is one of the most marvelous adventures any one can have. …. LLOYD ALEXANDE
  32. I think books are like people, in the sense that they’ll turn up in your life when you most need them. …. EMMA THOMPSON
  33. Reading is important. If you know how to read, then the whole world opens up to you. …. BARACK OBAMA
  34. The world is a book, and those who do not travel read only a page. …. SAINT AUGUSTINE
  35. Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom. …. THOMAS JEFFERSON
  36. There is no end to education. It is not that you read a book , pass an examination, and finish with education. The whole of life, from the moment you are born to the moment you die, is a process of learning. …. JIDDU KRISHNAMURTI
  37. ‘Classic’. A book which people praise and don’t read. …. MARK TWAIN
  38. Anything created by human beings is already in the great books of nature. …. ANTONI GAUDI
  39. If your life were a book and you were the author, how would you want your story to go? That’s the question that changed my life for ever. …. AMY PURDY
  40. If we encounter a man of rare intellect, we should ask him what books he reads. …. RALPH WALDO EMERSON
  41. Keep reading books, but remember that a book is only a book, and you should learn to think for yourself. …. MAXIM GORKY



Enough information has been supplied on this topic. Further it can be added that books provide solution to almost every problem. Books also help us in developing a good personality. Books are also great source of inspiration and motivation. They also play the role of entertainment partner. Also provide new, new ideas and make one creative.

Hope, you have liked the post in totality. Please feel free to give your valuable suggestions.

YES… start reading from today with more enthusiasm….

Wish you happy reading….every day….

Poet – Ratikanta Singh