Better Book Titles

betterbooktitles

Better Book Titles is a single-serving humor Tumblr that renames classics and contemporary fiction with funnier, improved titles. Here a few examples:

To Kill a Mockingbird (Harper Lee)

The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Eric Carle)

The Very Hungry Caterpillar (Eric Carle)

Ulysses (James Joyce)

Ulysses (James Joyce)

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The blog, which I began in 2010, went viral quickly and was featured in online versions of Time Magazine, Entertainment Weekly, The New Yorker, The New York Times, and was a 2012 Webby Award Honoree. I was even interviewed by BBC World News on a particularly slow news day (it was the morning after we killed Osama bin Laden).

Here are Dan’s Top Ten

Here are the Top Ten Reader Submissions