Sanrio Plans Hello Kitty Reading Day

Sanrio and its publishing partners have announced the first-ever Hello Kitty Reading Day on Oct. 25.

Publishers of Hello Kitty, including Abrams, Perfect Square, Priddy Books, Penguin, Quirk Books and Sourcebooks, will hold readings in bookstores and libraries across the U.S. in celebration of the iconic character's 40th anniversary.  

The events will be open to the public and free of charge.