February 14, of course, is known primarily as Valentine's Day or Valentine's Day. However, a growing number of people who know about another holiday celebrated on this day. Every year since 2012, February 14th is International Book Giving Day, which brings together everyone who gives books to children and instills in them a love of reading.
There are holidays born thanks to the attention of the UN or other public organizations to the problems of an international character, there are public holidays, religious, professional and others. One way or another, each of them has its own history of occurrence.
Book Giving Day is a holiday that has become international not only because of its global nature, but also because its roots came from the people, that is, the initiative for its appearance belongs to one ordinary person - American Emmy Broadmoore - founder of a children's book website in the USA.