What’s the funniest book you have read?
Fat chance by nick spalding
May Contain Nuts by John Farrell
I loved that book
Read it ages ago but still remember how funny it was – think it’s time to re-read it ?
Pigs Have Wings by P.G. Wodehouse
The restraint of beasts is the only book that has made me really lol x
Can you keep a secret? Sophie kinsella
I’ve read a few by Tucker Max when I was younger. As*holes Finish First was the first one I believe. I was dying laughing the whole time. He’s not the nicest person, but he’s funny.
Following this post ?
I think Jane Costellos books are funny
The World According To Garp – John Irving
Absolutely hated it, bored me stiff.
he he! Don’t hold back!
Born a Crime by Trevor Noah
Me talk pretty one day by David Sedaris
Any of his books.
I found it awful
@Paola ha ha… it is my ‘took a year to read’ book…
I am curious about what I missed… I just struggled with the whole- why didn’t he just leave!!!
The only book I was forced to read in high school that I thoroughly enjoyed
If he did that, there would be no book. lol
Skipping Christmas by John Grisham
Second that. I laughed and laughed, it hit home!
Yes man by Danny Wallace or Round Ireland with a Fridge by Tony Hawkes. Both laugh out loud funny.
Couplehood and Babyhood. Both by Paul Reiser. I laughed til I cried!
Twenties Girl – Sophie Kinsella
confederacy of dunces most dave berry
Loved Bossy Pants by Tina Fey. I laughed AND cried. It was very relatable for me though.
I am a huge Supernatural fan. When I found Mary Janice Davidson’s UNDEAD series. I was hooked.
Is this series scary? I love Supernatural too but am a bit of a chicken.
@Emily No. They are quite tongue in cheek.
@Emily Have you read Patricia Briggs series Mercy Thompson???
No, I have not. Is that good as well?
@Emily A Native Animal Shifter, Mercy is a mechanic that works for a Fae. She’s in love with the Alpha of a werewolf pack (Adam). Her best friend is a vampire. I love them.
What a variety or characters! Haha. Thank you. I will add to my list!
Stephanie plum series
Yes, I second this. I love those books!
I loved the Bridget Jones series
Notes from a Small Island by Bill Bryson
So much!!! I was on the tube in London… I think they thought me crazy!!
Skipping Christmas was pretty fun and so was The Tao of Martha.
Confessions of a Shopaholic series by Sophie Kinsella. Every one of those books has made me laugh out loud.
Ømg, when she tried speåking Nørwegian! ?????
Wilt made me giggle
Caitlin Moran’s How to be a Woman
A tiny bit marvellous by Dawn French
The unmumsy mum laughed at every page x
Oh yes, loved it!
Round Ireland with a Fridge.
Unreliable memoirs Clive James it’s an old one but so funny I read it again last summer on holiday dread to think what I looked like laughing to myself by the pool, my wife kept digging me telling me to behave
I agree, my first reading of this was on a plane and I must have seemed like a real nutter. Its laugh out loud all the way through.
this is going to Hurt by Adam Kay
YES…OMG, so funny, I laughed out loud nearly every page! Loved it! He has written it so well. I work in a hospital, not medical, so I don’t know if I found it funnier because of that, but so good!
The 100 year Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared
A Confederacy of Dunces
I love that recommendation
A Walk in the Woods by Bill Bryson stands out as one of the funniest I’ve ever read.
I was going to say this one too. Its great!
Why mummy drinks
Hurrah for Gin (Katie Kirby) – not a literary masterpiece but such a true reflection on being a parent of young children. I kept my husband awake laughing as I read it, pure laugh out loud stuff.
My Family and other Animals – Gerald Durrell
The Walpole Orange by Frank Muir – every page is an absolute delight!
Oh gosh. Cathy Lambs books never fail to make me laugh out loud.
hitchikers guide to the galaxy
Confederacy of Dunces, The Importance of being Earnest and anything by P G Wodehouse.
Terry Pratchett is pretty funny, too
It has just dawned on me that I read books which are far too serious. Thanks for posting, I am now going to read some funny books ? xxx
I’m adding these to my list ? never read a book that has made me laugh out loud xx
I liked Vinegar Girl and lot as well as A Dirty Job by Christopher Moore.
Definitely round Ireland with a fridge! His other books are pretty funny also….. playing the Moldovans at tennis and one hit wonderland.
The Case of the Not-so-nice Nurse…..a lesbian Nancy Drew spoof. Hilarious!
Are you there vodka? It’s me, Chelsea By Chelsea Handler
I love her I know that book has to be funny lol
@Brittney I actually listened to it & she actually read it herself-such a hilarious deadpan delivery
the book He Is Not That Into You made me laugh often!
Kirsty Greenwood books, particularly BIG SEXY LOVE and THE VINTAGE GUIDE X
I laughed out loud at A Walk in the Woods (the first half)… he ruined the second half being preachy.
A Confederacy of Dunces was pretty hilarious!
Probably shouldn’t have been funny but I got a few giggles when I read “Running with Scissors”.
Janet Evanovich, Stephanie Plum number series
Let’s pretend this never happened or furiously happy! By Jenny Lawson
Bitter is the New Black by Jen Lancaster
Bubba and the ziggedy zaggedy zombies, I laughed til wet myself,. Oops didn’t mean to tell that, lol.
Let’s Pretend This Never Happened.
Dress Your family in Corduroy and Denim
Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher. Almost Interesting by David Spade. Both had me seriously laughing out loud ????
Notes from a small island. Bill bryson.
And A handful of summers. Gordon Forbes
Billy Hopkins our kid especially the bit when he’s in confession and tells the priest he’s been looking at women in there underwear and when asked where he’d been doing this he replied page 84 of the empire catalogue it had me crying with laughter lol x
And Roal Dahl’s grandmas marvellous medicine x
Every book I’ve ever read by Christopher Moore
recommended him too
Me Talk Pretty One Day
Confederacy of Dunces!
Shit my Dad said!! Seriously laugh out loud stuff!!
Don’t look back, Steven Vinacour
FML by @Scarlett
WTF by @Scarlett
The tent the bucket and me by Emma Kennedy
This is Going to Hurt
Laughed practically every page. My man kept telling me to be quiet!!
Leven Thump. It’s a series about a kid saving the dream world. I highly recommend it.
This is the book I read and reread some years ago. It made me laugh out loud. https://www.amazon.co.uk/Spot-Bother-Mark-Haddon/dp/0099506920/ref=asap_bc?ie=UTF8
Anything by David sedaris
The “First Grave on the Left” series by Darynda Jones. Every book I lol.
Any of the “Sweet Potato Queens” books by Jill Connor Brown
Keep Calm And Carry A Big Drink by Kim Gruenenfelder.
Ah, Feck it
All of Louise Rennison’s are the funniest I’ve read. Look at her reviews. All ages read her – im 73.
Peter Kay – The Hills Are Alive. It had me actually laughing aloud and crying with laughter as I was reading it
Did you read that review by Amazon Reviewers. Belly-achingly funny.
This is Going to Hurt.
Laugh out loud, snort on the train funny
Class by Jilly Cooper
Lamb by Christopher Moore
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