Want a laugh? Our LAUGHing list is filled with reads that are guaranteed to make you #laugh.

As you know, the 2012 National Year of Reading theme for February is #Laugh.  Don’t know where to start?  See our recommendations which we promise will send you LAUGHing.

Fiction

The Mud House by Richard Glover*

Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams

Any book by Terry Pratchet

The Eyre Affair and Lost in a Good Book by Jasper Fforde

Non Fiction

On being grumpy : the musings of a malcontent by Tony Perry

In a sunburned country by Bill Bryson

Me Talk Pretty One Day by David Sedaris

And Another Thing…The World According to Clarkson by Jeremy Clarkson

Kids

YOUNG

Just _______ – The series by Andy Griffiths (includes Just Tricking, Just Crazy, Just Shocking…)*
Horrible Histories
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series by Jeff Kinney

OLDER READERS

No more dead dogs by Gordon Korman
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole by Sue Townsend

*Aussie Books by Aussie Authors

 

> The NYR blog has more funny books: See here

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4 responses to “Want a laugh? Our LAUGHing list is filled with reads that are guaranteed to make you #laugh.

  1. Great reference, thanks, I have Sedaris on the shelf, might have to take a look.

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