Category Archives: book humor

Humorous take on Banned Book Week (videos)

I love these humorous video takes on banned books. This one by Girls In the Stacks is so funny! I really enjoyed it. And this video with puppets misunderstanding the meaning of Banned Book Week is fun! (smiling) Thanks to … Continue reading

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Funny booklover comic–Books or Me

Kidlit author and illustrator Debbie Ridpath Ohi’s writer and booklover comics often tickle my funnybone, but this one particularly did! I hope you enjoy it. If you’ve never read Debbie’s comics before, you’re in for a treat! Used with permission … Continue reading

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When Readers Can’t Remember a Title

Have you ever tried to buy a book, and the title slipped your mind? How about worked at a bookstore or library, and had a customer or patron not be able to remember the title or the author? Sometimes it … Continue reading

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Songs Inspired by Books, Comics, and Plays

Did you know that there are a number of songs inspired by books? Yep, there are! How cool is that? Josh over at Brews and Books has posted about a few songs that refer to books–modern and classics–as well as … Continue reading

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Funny, entertaining writer and reader comic

I love comics that are about writing, reading, or all of those things. So it was lovely to stumble across Debbie Ridpath Ohi’s comic strip Will Write For Chocolate. Her strips are entertaining and funny, and have something for book … Continue reading

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vote for the Oddest Book Title in 30 years

This just tickled my funny bone–the Bookseller has a prize for the Oddest Book Title of the Year* (now in its 30th year)–and some of the past winners are: Proceedings of the Second International Workshop on Nude Mice (1978); How … Continue reading

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Mother upset over mouse-themed stories for children.

If you need a laugh, head on over to Library Voice, where today’s post is about an angry parent upset over all the children’s books featuring mice. The mother is irate because she says that mice are disease carriers. She … Continue reading

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Librarian humor–Librarian knock-knock jokes

If you like book humor, or reading about interesting facts about books, head over to Librarian Mom’s blog for some Librarian knock-knock jokes that she just wrote. I didn’t find the jokes exactly funny, but I really enjoyed reading them; … Continue reading

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