Book details

248 Pages
Publication date: October 2019
Imprint: Benevento
Alexandros Stefanidis Julia Otterbach

The International Book on World Days


Whether it’s International Women’s Day or World Health Day, whether it’s World Book Day, World Kiss Day, World Chocolate Day or even World Lost Sock Day—there are countless occasions, from serious to whimsical, to be celebrated every day. In this beautifully made gift book you will find them all. Let yourself be inspired, surprised, and entertained!

Most World Days commemorate notable events, political causes, or a historically significant day. By now, however, people want to commemorate almost every imaginable occasion, even if it’s sweets, pets, or regional peculiarities. In short: there is almost nothing that doesn’t deserve a World Day.
Julia Otterbach and Alexandros Stefanidis have researched all kinds of World Days, compiled stories and anecdotes. The perfect book for everyone who wants to know why every day deserves a celebration!


Alexandros Stefanidis

Alexandros Stefanidis was an editor at SZ-Magazine for more than nine years and head of the reportage department at Focus magazine. He was selected »journalist of the year« and received several prizes, including the CNN Journalist Award as well as the German Journalist Award.

Julia Otterbach

Julia Otterbach is a communication designer. After working for various agencies, she founded her own agency and works with international clients. Her works have received numerous prizes, inclduing the award of Art Directors Club Germany and the Lucky Strike Junior Designer Award.