Celebrate International Unicorn Day on April 9, 2020 with your favorite authors! ​

On April 9, 2020, eighteen authors of unicorn books will be live streaming readings and demonstrations throughout the day. On this website, you will find a schedule of events and links, as well as suggestions on how to throw your own unicorn party and teacher’s guides to further explore some of these magical tales.  


We can’t wait to celebrate unicorns with you! 




The Unicorn Coalition 

Countdown to International Unicorn Day: 

A guide to throwing your own International Unicorn Day Celebration

Schedules and links to live readings and demonstrations online by your favorite unicorn authors and illustrators 

A list of the unicorn and magical horse books that will be celebrated throughout April 9

Unicorn Authors

Click to learn more about participating authors and the times they will be reading on April 9, 2020.

Follow #OperationStorytime & #InternationalUnicornDay

Jennifer Lynn Alvarez
Temre Beltz
Kamilla Benko
David Bowles
Emily Bliss
Jen Calonita
Liz Climo
Sarah Beth Durst
Ame Dyckman
Luke Flowers
Adam Gidwitz
Brenda Li
Diana Murray
Emma Otheguy
Dana Simpson
Jessie Sima
Jessika von Innerebner
Adam Wallace
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“Be yourself. Unless you can be a unicorn, in that case, you should always be a unicorn.”

Elle Lothlorien

Unicorns read, too! International Unicorn Day April 9, 2020