135+ Funny Reading Puns to Bring Smile on Your Face!

The English language is a dear one, and the literature is dear to many shelves.

I might be shellfish and not lend my favorite books, but I’m sure our binding is strong enough to share some hilarious Reading Puns with each other. 

Funny Reading Puns

Q: Why did the book go to therapy?
A: It had too many unresolved issues!

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of music?
A: Paperback rock ‘n’ roll.

Q: Why did the book stay up all night?
A: It couldn’t put itself down!

Funny Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of movie?
A: A novel-ty film.

Q: Why did the book become a detective?
A: It wanted to solve the mystery of the missing words.

Q: What do you call a book that’s full of itself?
A: Shelf-centered.
My Experience: I recall a playful moment at the library with my sister when we discovered a book with an unusually self-promoting title. 📖🤣

Q: Why did the book go to the beach?
A: It wanted to catch some waves of inspiration.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of clothing?
A: A dust jacket.

Q: Why did the book become an artist?
A: It loved to draw attention.

Hilarious Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of dance?
A: The bookmark shuffle.

Q: Why did the book become a gardener?
A: It wanted to grow its library.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of book?
A: A novel.

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Q: Why did the book go to therapy?
A: It had too many unresolved chapters.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of weather?
A: A page-turner.

Q: Why did the book become a scientist?
A: It wanted to explore the science of storytelling.

Incredible Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of game?
A: Scrabble.

Q: Why did the book become a magician?
A: It loved to make words disappear.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of bird?
A: A novel-ty.

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Q: Why did the book cross the road?
A: To get to the library on the other side.

Q: What do you call a book that’s always telling jokes?
A: A pun-dit.

Q: Why did the book go to the theater?
A: To see a book-to-film adaptation.

Goofy Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of cheese?
A: Book-er cheese.

Q: Why did the book become a dancer?
A: It had some great stories to tell through movement.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of candy?
A: Book-olate.
Pro Experience: Reminds me of a trip to the bookstore with my friend, where we spotted a display of chocolate bars with literary-themed wrappers. 🍫📚😄

Q: Why did the book become a chef?
A: It wanted to cook up some literary delights.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of holiday?
A: Reading week.

Q: Why did the book become a doctor?
A: It wanted to cure people’s boredom.

Amusing Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of pasta?
A: Readingni.

Q: Why did the book become a sailor?
A: It wanted to explore the sea of knowledge.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of wine?
A: A good page-turner.

Journeying Through Pages 📚🌟
Embark on literary escapes, journeying through the pages of books to explore new worlds and ideas. Your imagination will soar as you dive into the realms of storytelling.

Q: Why did the book become a therapist?
A: It was great at helping people find their inner story.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of tea?
A: Noveltea.

Q: Why did the book become a superhero?
A: To save the world, one page at a time.

Silly Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of sandwich?
A: A literary club.

Q: Why did the book become a poet?
A: It had a way with words and a verse to tell.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of soda?
A: Read Bull.

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Q: Why did the book become a filmmaker?
A: It wanted to capture stories on the big screen.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of holiday?
A: Reading day.

Q: Why did the book become a florist?
A: It loved arranging bouquets of stories.

Childish Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of tree?
A: A library tree.

Q: Why did the book become a bartender?
A: It was great at mixing literary cocktails.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of pet?
A: A bookworm.
Sigma Experience: I remember a cozy evening spent reading with my little sister, and as she curled up with her favorite book, she playfully referred to herself as a “bookworm.”📚🐛😄

Q: Why did the book become a journalist?
A: It wanted to report on the world of words.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of store?
A: A bookstore.

Q: Why did the book become a photographer?
A: It wanted to capture moments in print.

Amazing Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of cookie?
A: A novelty.

Q: Why did the book become a DJ?
A: It loved to spin stories into music.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of chocolate?
A: Bookolate.

Unraveling Tales of Knowledge 📚🔍
Unravel library lore, delving into tales of knowledge and wisdom hidden within the shelves of books. Your thirst for learning will lead you on enlightening journeys through the annals of literature.

Q: Why did the book become an architect?
A: It wanted to design structures of knowledge.

Q: What’s a book’s favorite type of hat?
A: A page-turner.

Q: Why did the book become a personal trainer?
A: It wanted to help people get in shape, both physically and mentally.

Best Reading Puns For Kids

Q: What is a poet’s most desired breakfast?
A: A synonym roll.

Q: What makes a Caesar salad?
A: Stabbing vegetables 23 times.

Q: What did Frankenstein say when he discovered hairdryers?
A: “This is blowing my mind!”

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Q: What made the book lovers constantly laugh?
A: A book on Reading Puns and Jokes.

Q: What is the title of a book written by a stand-up comedian who majored in English?
A: “Pun with Reading Puns.”

Q: What was the book lover frantically looking for?
A: Shake’s pear.

Q: Why was The Woman in the Window by Dan Mallory so similar to Saving April by Sarah Denzil?
A: Maybe someone took a leaf out of someone’s book.

Q: Who stole all the books in Sarah’s shelf?
A: The Book Thief.

Q: What is a carpet where everyone is comfortable reading at called?
A: The read carpet.

Q: What would a bookworm prefer more than a bed and breakfast?
A: A read and breakfast.

Q: What is a bookworm’s favorite breakfast item?
A: Read and butter.
Ultra Pro Experience: I recall a morning breakfast conversation with my book-loving friend about our favorite breakfast items. 📚🍞😄

Q: What is a book lover’s favorite breakfast item?
A: A Hamlet.

Q: What is a book lover’s go-to dish at McDonald’s?
A: A MacBeth.

Q: What is Shakespeare’s favorite fruit?
A: Pear.

Q: What is a bookworm’s favorite meal?
A: Bookson.

Q: What is it called when you find a book you have been looking for after a long time?
A: Back from the read.

Q: Where is the bookworm now?
A: Gone with the wind.

Q: What does a book lover say to a poet friend when waking them up?
A: “Rhyme and shine!”

Crafting Ideas from Fiction 📖💡
Craft novel notions, deriving inspiration and creativity from the realms of fiction and transforming imagination into reality. Your innovative spirit will breathe life into new ideas born from the pages of books.

Q: What would a bookish Captain chasing the Lost Boys would be called?
A: Captain Book.

Q: What did one old book say to another?
A: “Old pages bring a lot of back pain. My binding is falling off and I might’ve lost a few pages.”

Q: Where did the bookworm go off to read?
A: The New Grub Street.

Q: What did one book lover say to another when they lost a great book and couldn’t find it anywhere?
A: “The fault is in our stars.”

Q: What did John Green say when he made a mistake?
A: “The fault is in our stars.”

Q: What took the book lover’s innocence away?
A: Harper Lee’s novel on ‘To Kill a Mockingbird.”

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Q: What is a bartender’s favorite book?
A: Tequila Mockingbird.

Q: What name was called to the short-sighted book lovers for teasing them?
A: The Little Women.

Q: What did the book lover tell her friends when she was busy?
A: “Sorry, I’m completely booked.”

Q: Why couldn’t Sarah stop reading that book about anti-gravity?
A: Because it was impossible to put down.

Q: Why couldn’t Sarah muster up the courage to read the book about gravity?
A: Because it kept falling out of her hands.

Q: What did Charlotte Bronte’s fan tell her?
A: “You’re such a breath of fresh Eyre!”

Q: What did the Charlotte Bronte fan say before leaving for the library?
A: “I need some fresh Eyre.”

Q: What did the book lover say to her friend?
A: “You should not be afraid to treat your shelf some time!”

Q: What did the book lover say to her friend?
A: “I cannot control my shelf when it comes to buying books.”

Q: What did the book lover say to her friend when she lost her favorite book?
A: “I’m looking for Alaska.”

Q: Why was John Green lost in Canada?
A: He was looking for Alaska.

Q: What do book lovers do with their favorite books?
A: They take a shelfie.

Q: What is a literature lover comedian’s favorite book?
A: The one with all the reading puns.

Q: What is a literature lover comedian’s favorite book?
A: The Pun Also Rises.

Q: If Khaled Hosseini ever writes a book on reading puns, what would it be called?
A: A Thousand Splendid Reading Puns.

Q: What did the book lover say when her friend told her she doesn’t like Lord of The Rings?
A: “You don’t know what you’re Tolkien about!”

Q: What did the book lover say when her friend asked if she could borrow a book from her?
A: “I’m sorry, I can’t, I’m very shelf-ish about my books.”

Q: What did the book lover say to his crush?
A: “It shelf be my pleasure to take you to the library, or perhaps coffee?”

Q: What do book lovers look forward to spending together?
A: Shelf-entine’s Day.

Q: What is it called when you spend Valentine’s Day with your bookshelf?
A: A book lover’s way of celebrating Shelf-entine’s Day.

Q: What is it called when all your favorite authors show up in front of you?
A: Shelf-ebrities showing up in your dream.

Q: How did the book lover ask out his crush on the dance floor?
A: By asking, “Shelf we dance?”

Q: How do book lovers call each other?
A: With their shelf-phones.

Q: What is the funniest book about reading called?
A: A Shelf-ection of Reading Puns and Jokes.

Q: What do rich book lovers travel in?
A: In a shelf-icopter.

Q: What is a helicopter full of books called?
A: A shelf-icopter.

Q: Why don’t book lovers like to lend their books?
A: Because they are shelf-ish.

Q: How did the book lover ask a girl out on prom?
A: By saying, “Shelf we dance?”

Q: What did the book lover say when she lost her favorite book to a nasty fall?
A: “I need some fresh Eyre.”

Q: What is a drunk book lover’s favorite book?
A: Tequila Mockingbird.

Q: What is a Shakespearean play that has been written up and saved as a Word document called?
A: A play on Word.

Q: What does the priest say when two book lovers get married?
A: “I now pronouns you she and he.”

Q: Which is the most educated dinosaur?
A: The Thesaurus.

Q: How did the book lover bless her daughter who was getting married to her boyfriend?
A: By saying, “Metaphors be with you!”

Q: What did the book lovers say when they start watching Star Wars, the movie?
A: “Metaphors be with you!”

Q: What did the English instructor say just before an open-mic poem day?
A: “Metaphors be with you!”

Q: What made the book lovers constantly laugh?
A: A book on Reading Puns and Jokes.

Q: What is the title of a book written by a stand-up comedian who majored in English?
A: “Pun with Reading Puns.”

Q: What was the book lover frantically looking for?
A: Shake’s pear.

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